at the end of the Reagan administration?... 2.7 trillion dollars
at the end of George Bush Seniors tenure?... 4.1 trillion
at the end of Clintons reign... 5.6 trillion dollars
5 years into G.W.'s period of compassionate conservatism... 9 TRILLION DOLLARS
It's not just about taxes... it's also about how much money the Fed spends!
My kids will probably put me out on an ice flow for the polar bears to eat since they will be busy paying the national debt 50 years from now. On the bright side though... there won't be any ice flows or polar bears by then.;)
A neighbor is a union leader, and faithful Democrat.
Asked how he is feeling, his wife responded that she wasn't sure yet. He's working on the taxes today, and might be very upset by day's end.
Says ever helpful yours truly; 'but, I thoght good Democrats like to pay taxes'.
Response: It depends how high they are. We've got to pay something for defense, but they're simply too high.
A Republican couldn't have said it better.