Originally Posted by frerottenextelway
Pretty much none of that is true.
Deficit is just a code word for going after Social Security and Medicare.
And Obama won the vote of the people that work for a living, btw.
That graph represents every deficit that went over a trillion. The 2012 bar is inaccurate. It will be bigger than 2010 and 2011. The last four deficits account for 1/3 of our entire debt. No other deficit was half that big before 2009. We are in unchartered waters.