“I think if Thomas Jefferson were looking down, the author of the Bill of Rights, on what’s being proposed here, he’d agree with it. He would agree that the First Amendment cannot be absolute.” - Chuck Schumer (D). Yet, Madison and Mason wrote the Bill of Rights, according to Sheila Jackson Lee, 400 years ago. Yup, it's a fact.
Social security payments and the debt ceiling have nothing to do with each other.
Minnesota shut it government down weeks ago. Has it imploded yet?
You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
let president riverboat try to explain THAT to the american senior
a bluff this bold begs calling, the prez is a rotten poker player
he is absolutely destroying his chances of making a deal, he is providing too much political payoff to those who OPPOSE
the dude is completely alien to american politics and how it is played, it's like he was brought up somewhere else or something
really, really weird
party on, progressives
People paid this money in so it would be held for them when they retire. Now, we know the government lied, which is why it is patently stupid to raise taxes and give them more money to mishandle, but that was the veiled promise.
Again, you want to see a true revolution in the streets, then go ahead. There'll be government officials hanging from trees if they do.
Scare tactics like this are especially dangerous in the age of the internet.