NOW THAT THE SHOE IS ON THE OTHER FOOT

Posted on: Nov 13, 2013 at 08:21
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> Quote: 
> "The fact that we are here today to debate raising
> America 's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure.
> It is a sign that the US Government cannot pay its own
> bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial
> assistance from foreign countries to finance our
> Government's reckless fiscal policies. Increasing
> America 's debt weakens us domestically and
> internationally. Leadership means that, "the buck stops
> here.' Instead, Washington is shifting the burden of bad
> choices today onto the backs of our children and
> grandchildren. America has a debt problem and a failure of
> leadership. Americans deserve
> better." 
>  
>      Senator
> Barack H. Obama, March 2006
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