The United States debt-ceiling crisis of 2011 was a stage in the ongoing political
debate in the ... The debt limit does not restrict Congress's ability to enact
spending and ..... The Republica...
Feb 13, 2013 ... U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and Vice President Joe Biden stand to
applaud as President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union ...
Mar 7, 2016 ... GOP candidates want to reverse Obama's gains with huge tax cuts for the ... The
deficit is the smallest of Barack Obama's presidency and the lowest ... Lower-
earning Americans may believe they will get more free stuff, but as ...
Apr 11, 2013 ... The budget provides for $600 billion in additional deficit reduction. ... deficit
reduction to a level that “independent economists believe we need to ... President
Obama announced his budget plan in the White House Rose ... “This debate
about the number of dollars in deficit reduction in the plan is really a ...
Jul 11, 2011 ... Republicans howl that the deficit is President Obama's fault, ... Then, the
economy boomed between 2005 and 2008, reducing the deficit to $200 billion a
year. ... But President Bush actually increased federal spending by more than ... If
you believe that the growth during the "Bush Boom" was a debt-fueled ...
Feb 27, 2013 ... (a) Sixty-two percent of Americans believe the deficit is getting bigger this year, ...
Over the first four years of the Obama presidency, the deficit shrunk by a ...
intelligent and meaningful way if Americans actually understand the ...
Barack Obama on Budget & Economy; Presidential candidates. ... We believed
we could reduce our dependence on foreign oil and protect our planet. ... And,
even if Congress meets those deficit-reduction goals, deficit spending will .... Or
do we embrace a new economic patriotism that says America does best when the
Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, President Obama delivered a speech condemning the
plan. ... in April of 2011 to condemn it and announce his own proposal for
reducing the deficit. .... I am just glad President Obama realizes that no matter
what he says or does will ... Do you really believe that he is above petty personal
Sep 13, 2015 ... Official portrait of President Barack Obama in the Oval Office, Dec. ... President
Obama has reduced the annual federal budget deficit by a full ... there is now
every reason to believe that Obama can reduce the annual deficit all the ...
However this does not take into account that he'll be setting the budget for ...
Feb 19, 2013 ... (CNSNews.com) - President Barack Obama claimed today that since he has ... If
the player does not load, please check that you are running the latest ... By this
measure, President Obama did not reduce federal deficits by $2.5 trillion. .... (17
trillion) and you would have us believe it's been cut by 10 percent?