Wednesday, April 05, 2006

Say It Ain't So.

Dude, where's my party?

From World Net Daily:

Washington drowns in Republican red ink.
Federal spending rises faster than any time since New Deal.

© 2006

WASHINGTON – Move over Franklin D. Roosevelt.

The 21st century Republicans have outpaced you in federal government spending growth – and it's not a record all members of the GOP are pleased about.

But, not matter how you slice it, federal spending is outstripping economic growth at a rate unseen in more than half a century.

The federal government is currently spending 20.8 cents of every $1 the economy generates, up from 18.5 cents in 2001, White House budget documents show. That's the most rapid growth during one administration since Roosevelt, who served 1933-45, during the Depression and World War II.

Go read the whole thing here.


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