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Monday, July 06, 2009

Liberals Can't Stop Spending Money

Liberal politicians are addicted to spending money like someone addicted to meth.

From AllGov, Congressional Foreign Travel Triples since 2001:

    Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) led a small group of senators and their spouses on a four-day trip to see the Paris Air Show in France. They used an Air Force plane that costs $5,700 an hour to operate and stayed at the Intercontinental Paris Le Grand Hotel, where rooms go for $460 a night.


    Nancy Pelosi and seven Democratic lawmakers prepared for their one-day visit to Afghanistan by first staying eight days in Italy. Cost: $57,697.


    Congressman Brian Baird (D-WA) and four other lawmakers took their families last summer to the Galápagos Islands. They spent $22,000 in an effort to learn about global warming.

Oh, the story lists a Republican too. Congressman Bud Cramer (R-AL) who spent a paltry $5,700 dollars for two weeks in Europe on “government business.”

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Spending other peoples money and dick... Liberals just can't get enough.
They just can't stop, can they? We need a government program that you and I will run to help them stop their addictive spending of other people's money.
David there is no cure for it... My ex wife would still be spending my money if she could... the only way to get over it is cold turkey. And I must say that the Repubs are bad at it too, they just get demonize more by the media for it so they are better at it than there lib counterparts
Liberals are EVIL.
I cant WAIT for the day that Liberals get struck by lightening--ALL OF Them!!
They make me so sick.
Arc; " the Repubs are bad at it too," - I agree. And there is no cure. Liberals will never stop spending.
AGF, now THAT would have to be a mighty big lightening bolt! ;-)
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