Originally Posted by HAWK View Post
But we're going to cry about a stimulus plan AFTER blowing $4 trillion in Iraq? That's the double standard I can't wrap my mind around. That's all. How about we spend some of that money building schools, churches, and businesses in this country. Oh wait...that's Socialism if we do it here.
We went into Iraq with broad support and agreement from our politicians on both sides of the aisle.
We have not been attacked on our soil in 8 years so it can be argued that the end justifies the means.
Sure, it's a helluva lot of money towards war but to argue THAT as justification of multi-trillion dollar government deficit spending for "economic reasons" is ridiculous.