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What party refused to regulate the markets in mortgage backed securities and debt default swaps?
What party refused to take away tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas?
What party has consistently blocked legislation that would put people back to work?
What party has blocked raising the minimum wage lifting people out of poverty and putting more money in their pockets so that they can go out and purchase goods and services, stimulating the economy?
And yes STUPID it was the Republicans who were responsible for the downgrade. Two of S&P’s biggest concerns about whether the United States will pay off its debt are whether Republicans will be so insane as to refuse to lift the debt ceiling, a possibility Republicans intentionally stoked fears of, and whether the United States will raise much-needed tax revenue. Specifically, S&P changed its baseline assumption that the Bush tax cuts would expire on schedule in 2012 because Republicans are so insistent that they must be renewed.“We have changed our assumption on this because the majority of Republicans in Congress continue to resist any measure that would raise revenues,” wrote S&P. That adds $4 trillion over ten years to the projected deficits.
The DOE loan program that funded Solyndra was actually started by President Bush in 2005. It was intended to provide government support for “innovative technologies". The Bush Administration advanced the Solyndra loan guarantee for two years before Obama became President. It was the rapidly declining price of traditional, flat solar panels and silicon – mostly from China — that did the company in.
The last part of your comment comes from right wing nut case David Limbaugh, Rush's equally insane brother.
You're an idiot!
Work harder on it.