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Letter: Obama’s spending is out of control

To the Editor:

Well, well, well! I told you folks back in 2008 a storm was coming if you elected Barack Obama, and I was right. Hope and change, what a scam. 

In 35 states, Obama is paying more in welfare than unemployment pays in their states. In Hawaii if a person uses all the programs available they are eligible for up to $29.50 an hour for 40 hours a week.

Why should anybody work? It’s called buying the voter, duh.

George W. Bush’s last total budget was $1.4 trillion. Obama’s first budget was $2.7 trillion, and $1.2 trillion immediately went to Obama’s friends, unions, liberal universities, environmental worker groups (i.e. global warming) and worthless “green” technologies like Solyndra.

How did Obama get all this money? Sen. Harry Reid and Rep. Nancy Pelosi never passed any budgets, and many of you still voted Democrat again the second time around!

Obama has burned through $8 trillion in 4½ years, which is close to the total deficit accrued from 1776 to 2008. 

Wonder why Obama and Reid refuse to pass a budget? Answer: No line item to audit, therefore no accountability. They are robbing us and future generations. No problem.  Democrats don’t care about anything but themselves and their own behavior. 

Our IRS is suppressing tax-exempted status, the tea party, Patriot Party and many more. Fascism is alive and well in the U.S. today. Fining people for not buying Obama’s health insurance is another form of fascism. If you look at all the taxes and fines associated with the law you can only draw one conclusion: Obamacare is government coercion of the citizens of this country.

NSA surveillance is a clear violation of the Fourth Amendment to our Constitution. More fascist abuse by the regime in D.C. 

Wonder where this country is headed? Watch Atlas Shrugged I and II on DVD, based on the novel by Ayn Rand.

If I am still around, I will explain in future editorials how Democrats and the president are actively using socialism, communism and fascism in their administrative agenda as they govern the U.S. today.

Jim Mason


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