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Fiscal Fever Breaks

Obstruct and Exploit: First, obstruct any and all efforts to strengthen the economy, then exploit the economy’s weakness for political gain. If this strategy sounds cynical, that’s because it is. Yet it’s the G.O.P.’s best chance for victory in November.

Exactly. Obama stands for personal and corporate responsibility. End corporate welfare and stop the grotesque subsidies and tax breaks. Taking responsibility means paying your fair share.

There's a reason why fiscal conservatives in the Republican Party are guilty of creating the vast majority of the national debt: they use this as a way to try to force cuts to popular social programs and public services.