This graphic from the Heritage Foundation can’t be shown on too many blogs, I think.
As I’ve mentioned before, I loathed the growth of government under President George W. Bush (R-USA) and his Republican cohorts in Congress. But obviously, the Republicans are just kiddies when it comes to spending our money. The big boys are in charge now, and they won’t be satisfied until they’ve run this country into the ground.
Read the associated article, where it pokes fun at President Barack Obama’s (D-USA) pledge to halve the deficit by 2012.