This Girl's Voice
Monday, February 16, 2004
The Old Bait and Switch
Josh Marshall's latest post expresses his incredulity at Bush's brazen claim to a crowd in Florida today that "Democrats would endanger America's fiscal health by raising taxes."
Marshall takes to task the Bush bullshit by pointing out the facts::
When the president came into office the budget surplus was over $200 billion. Now the deficit is over $500 billion.
Marshall deftly analogizes that:
This is the arsonist in your house telling you that stranger outside with the hose can't be trusted.[emphasis added]
posted by voxpopgirl | 2/16/2004