Originally Posted by TonyR
We've already been over this. Do you know why/how our "economy shrank"? And are you aware that the looming cuts are going to make it "shrink" even more? On the one hand you complain about government spending and bash Obama/Dems/liberals for it, and then on the other you complain when there are cuts and it "shrinks" GDP. You need to pick a side. Do you want cuts, or not want cuts? Or do you just want to complain and bash Obama?
There hasn't been any shrinking due to spending cuts. If we actually did reduce spending, that would be positive for the economy because the government is draining the economy of the resources it needs to grow. The government is a growing expense on the economy.