A New Year’s Resolution for the Rich : Sam HarrisSome readers will point out that I am free to donate to the treasury even now. But such solitary sacrifice would be utterly ineffectual, and I am no more eager than anyone else is to fill the pork barrels of corrupt politicians. However, if Gates and Buffett created a mechanism that bypassed the current dysfunction of government, earmarking the money for unambiguously worthy projects, I suspect that there are millions of people like myself who would not hesitate to invest in the future of America.
(Although I recommend you read the entire article)
Ronald Reagan From the People
Obama economic results in 2011, .4% GDP and 1% GDP growth in 2011, 25+ million unemployed or under employed Americans in 2011, 4 trillion added to the debt in less than 3 years, and a downgrade of the U.S. credit rating. Rising Misery index 7.83 to 12.67. 38-41% JAR and well over 50-55% disapproval ratings.
I like how you make up your own meanings for low job approval ratings. Apparently, you have one standard for Republicans and a completely different standard for Democrats. Says everything anyone needs to know about you.
My standard has always been results, Reagan got positive results and Obama has generated negative economic results. The comparison is a stark contrast.