Originally Posted by Taco John
It gets worse when you look at how Bush and Obama added to it. This is a two party disaster, to be sure.
Exactly! Particularly because the R's own spending binge and foreign adventures is what kicked them out of power resulting in a man such as Obama getting elected and more Ds in Congress--just because they were the opposite party.
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