Friday, March 24, 2006
One thousand, eight hundred and eighty-nine days. One thousand and ninety-one bills signed into law.
He's A Boy Who Just Can't Say No
Not a single veto.
The result is pretty plain to see:
Note who's responsible for those big increases? The next time anyone tries to argue that Democrats like to spend, remember this chart. Republicans spend more than Democrats, by a LONG shot... they just prioritize their spending differently. And they charge everything they spend to the future generations' tabs.
Tags: Bush, veto, GDP, national debt
Posted by FleshPresser at 2:32 AM /
Peter posted at 9:57 AM
Press-Don't know where your graphic came from but Nixon/Ford should be red..not blue.
-American Moderate Party
FleshPresser posted at 11:13 AM
Good to see you around again! The chart came from http://zfacts.com/, and the data is reportedly from http://www.whitehouse.gov (as it says on the top of the chart), but I might do a bit more investigating, just to get the facts straight. Thanks!!
FleshPresser posted at 11:42 AM
Here's the promised follow-up... it's a link to a .pdf file - figures came from OMB - http://zfacts.com/metaPage/lib/OMB-Historical-Table-7-1.pdf