Wednesday, September 15, 2010
New Book Says President Bush Broke Laws On Torture: The Abuses Were 'Disgusting And Terrible And Degrading'
"considering that the deficit ballooned to outrageous proportion the previous year that's nothing to celebrate."
The reason the deficit ballooned is that the official numbers didn't reflect the actual deficit. Bush made the deficit seem lower than it was by never including the Iraq or Afghanistan war funding as part of the deficit. Think of how criminally irresponsible that is. For all the years of the wars under Bush they were funded via "emergency" funding which wasn't recorded as part of the budget. When Obama did the correct thing and put the wars on the budget the deficit seemed to balloon.
About George Bush
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost
Posted by Hermione Granger at 4:56 PM