Originally Posted by Direckshun
Except that it doesn't, in any functional way.
The government will just raise it at will. And occasionally threaten the economy in deciding to do so.
It's better gone.
It's better to figure out a way to stop deficit spending. I know that's not even a consideration for the next four years, but that's a fact.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will