August 11, 2011
5 years ago

Debt & Guns: How We Got Here

Originally Published on: Balkinization

If the talk of the town the past two weeks hasn't been the debt-ceiling or the S&P downgrade, it's how we got to this point in the first place. The community at political blog Balkinization was no different. This double-whammy showing which presidents oversaw the increasing debt limit and also the growth of military spending led to commenters going back and forth as to whose fault the entire situation is.