The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Religion & Culture / Atheist Fools

URL:  http://boards.fool.com/i-agree-whack-the-ball-back-into-boneheads-30430727.aspx

Subject:  Re: OT: Boehner's gambit, and how to answer Date:  12/13/2012  4:26 PM
Author:  1poorguy Number:  414697 of 457253

I agree. Whack the ball back into Bonehead's court. Let him reveal the true agenda of the far right.

The more I think about it the more I come to the conclusion that spending cuts (with a few targeted exceptions) are a horrible idea.

The USofA is not Luxembourg. Or Monaco. We're a HUGE country with over 300M people in it. That requires a sizable government to govern, and to maintain infrastructure. And that requires money. A lot of money. And the more services and protections we expect, the more it costs. We hav