Originally Posted by Fedaykin
Wow, you are so clueless.
1.) The stimulus was a ONE TIME expenditure spent over three years. It is NOT a yearly $800bn budget item.
2.) As you've been told before, the stimulus was ~$500bn in spending, and ~$300bn in TAX CUTS
That means for three years, we had an additional deficit of $166bn in spending increases and $100bn from revenue cuts because of the stimulus.
Boehner is having the same problem trying to educate his own Right wing as you're having here. Hopefully Boehner has better luck.