And just how meaningless and rhetorical was your post? Dyam...all I did was say I hadn't heard anything.....this isn't a political science class for gods sake. GO VIKINGS!!!
I am curious since they were so strongly in favor of reducing the deficit.
Hey buddy, the way you get at deficit reduction is reduce the size and scope of the federal government.
Without citing specific proposals, that is meaningless rhetoric.
I don't think my post was meaningless or rhetorical. I think I make a valid point. For decades, politicians from both sides of the aisle have been saying that we need to reduce spending in order to reduce the deficit but somehow the deficit keeps increasing.
When the Republicans gained control of
Congress in 1994, they promised to eliminate the
deficit and reduce wasteful spending. For several
years, the GOP partly upheld its commitment by
modestly curtailing spending growth and balancing
Also, I don't know why you got your drawers all knotted up. My post was directed toward Oldsport's comment.