|American Presidents, their term in office, their party affiliation:|
|#39 Jimmy Carter||Democrat||1/20/1977 thru 1/20/1981|
|#40 Ronald Reagan||Republican||1/20/1981 thru 1/20/1989|
|#41 George H.W. Bush||Republican||1/20/1989 thru 1/20/1993|
|#42 Bill Clinton||Democrat||1/20/1993 thru 1/20/2001|
|#43 George W. Bush||Republican||1/20/2001 thru 1/20/2009|
|#44 Barack Obama||Democrat||1/20/2009 thru Present|
|POLITICIANS INDULGE THEMSELVES BUT EXCORIATES OTHERS
POLITICIANS GIVE THEMSELVES SALARY RAISE…during a recession!!!
Congress now gets paid $174,000 plus perks for working only 3 days per week.
MORE HYPOCRISY FROM WASHINGTON
Politics is a nasty business.
BUT….POLITICIANS CRITICIZE OTHERS
What is Wagyu?
$2,299.99 for 15 lbs
BUT…Obama said to businesses “…there will be time for them to make profits
|● Obama calls Wall Street bonuses “shameful”
Obama said, “It is shameful. And part of what we’re going to need is for the folks on Wall Street who are asking for help to show some restraint and show some discipline and show some sense of responsibility.” (NYT)
|WHAT WE DON’T HEAR ABOUT THE STIMULUS PLAN
*50 De-Stimulating Facts
*Budget people at CBO Predict Recession Will End in 2009 Without Stimulus
*CBO: Obama stimulus harmful over long haul
*Why do they call it ‘pork’?
*Democrats’ 40-Year Wish List? (WSJ)
*Stimulus Bill Includes ‘Smart Monitors’…Hello, Big Brother!
*Stimulus to aid illegal immigrants?
STIMULUS PLAN INCLUDES SOCIALIZED HEALTH CARE
|*Cuba’s “advanced” preventive health care?|
|*Australia’s health care is basically broke
*U.K.’ Socialized Health Care:
“In 2006, a U.K. health board decreed that elderly patients with macular degeneration had to wait until they went blind in one eye before they could get a costly new drug to save the other eye. It took almost three years of public protests before the board reversed its decision. ” (Bloomberg)
|Obama’s chief of staff, Rahm Emanuel, Nov. 19, 2008 (WSJ):
|UNDERSTANDING THE ECONOMIC CRISIS
The True Origins of This Financial Crisis