Many politicians, including U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Longboat Key), are pushing to solve our debt problem with radical proposals like a balanced budget amendment to our Constitution.
Is their goal to distract citizens' attention from their previous votes that caused the deficits in the first place?
Many of the same politicians calling for a balanced budget amendment are the same ones who routinely voted to fund expensive wars of choice. These expenditures constitute a primary cause of our national debt.
Florida Veterans for Common Sense is proud to say we stood against the Iraq invasion from the beginning. Saddam Hussein was a brutal dictator, but to remove him by invading Iraq was a national security blunder of the highest order and not worth the cost in lives, destruction and money.
elsewhere in the piece, he'll write 'On July 28, 2011, The New York Times reported that Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) have called for trimming benefits for veterans and military retirees.'
notice something? he only mentions 3 politicians.
notice what else?
they're all republicans.
know who's continued the iraq war and is now working to extend it?
gene jones is f**king pussy who can't be honest and can't tell the truth.
what a coward.
when you find your nuts, gene, try calling out the war hawk over the whole thing - barack.
let's close with c.i.'s 'Iraq snapshot:'