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  • VIDEO: Public Opinion on Debt Ceiling and Government Spending

    Bankrupting America is out with a new video today running though recent polling data on the debt ceiling and government spending. As lawmakers in Congress continue to debate the issue — the Senate will skip its Independence Day recess for the first time since 1974 — it’s worth reflecting on public opinion.

    And if you’re looking for a good weekend read about the history of the debt limit — and the implications for our country — check out my colleague J.D. Foster’s work. It’s a comprehensive overview on what Congress can and should do to impose substantial spending reductions.

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    6 Responses to VIDEO: Public Opinion on Debt Ceiling and Government Spending

    1. JIM says:

      While Rome Burned, Caesar Dithered, Or Was It: While Rome Burned Nero Fiddled??

      NEVERTHELESS:

      AS AMERICA STRUGGLES, OBAMA DITHERS AND FIDDLES, WHILE ON VACATION, AGAIN AND AGAIN.

    2. Neal says:

      This president HATES this country I know its hard to grasp that idea but we all know its true.And all persons who support this man hate this country equally.So lets stop beating around the bush and stop trying to soften this so we don't hurt anyones feelings.All democrats have to be not only defeated but imprisoned for treason and maybe shot.This is AMERICA my country and yours and they WILL NOT take it away.

      • Cruz says:

        To say somebody who disagrees with you should be shot is the most anti-American thing one can believe in. This country was made so that people of whatever opinion could speak their view. True, you have the right to look at people on the left side of the spectrum that way, just remember that there are a lot of Anti-American dictators who share/have shared that view with you.

    3. robert bacon jr says:

      i wonder how many black people, in their hearts, actually believe Obama's policies are helping them personally or helping americans in general?

    4. John says:

      It would be fantastic if these articles could be sent to others by email. Twitter and Facebook don't cut it.

    5. Henry Melhorn says:

      Obama can not be trusted with hard earned tax payer money, he wasted the 2008 stimulus money and now he wants more from a new debt deal. I do not feel comfortable giving this President more tax money to blow.

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