All this talk of privatizing public services such as water water systems and parking meters, privatizing social security and medicare, shrinking government to levels that were from the 1960’s, all these ideas would have all of our founding fathers rolling over in their graves. They all had such huge distrust of concentrated wealth and companies taking advantage of the people. I see quite a few comments that draw a correlation between a private household paying its bills and the government paying its own bills, the two are completely different from each other. One is beholden to the dollar, the other is the creator of the dollar. Both are judged by credit agencies, the government still has AAA rating but that may not last, the private household is judged by how well they control their debt. I don’t know how the GOP has successfully spun the spending spree over to the democrats and Obama’s side. The GOP are the kings of spending, especially deficit spending. You have to hand it to them, they are also the kings of political messaging. It boggles the mind.
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