Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Democrats Fighting Dirty For Your Money


Democrats are launching an ad campaign to turn Americans against the Republicans who voted against the Democrats' pork bill.  Apparently the era of postpartisan hope, change and brotherly love is officially over.  Here are some of their loathsome statements:

House Republicans just don't get it.  They celebrate being the party of no and status quo, while more than 2.6 million Americans have lost their jobs, the stock market has plummeted wiping out nearly $7 trillion [in] stock market wealth and endangering thousands of investors' nest eggs, and one in 10 homeowners was delinquent on mortgage payments or in foreclosure this fall. 

Republicans' champagne wishes and caviar dreams simply don't connect with middle class families struggling to make ends meet and furious that their tax dollars are going to bail out banks, build schools in Iraq, or send American jobs overseas.  [emphasis mine]

Here's the message I left on their website:

Your ad campaign is partisan and deceptive and your rhetoric is asinine. 

You talk about connecting with the middle class. Is Obama trying to connect with the middle class with his cocktail and wagyu steak soir√©es?  Is he trying to connect with the middle class with $170 million dollar celebrations and posh superbowl parties?  Americans are freezing to death while Obama luxuriates in a White House that is now hot enough to grow orchids.

Spending a trillion dollars two years from now isn't the way to help the middle class to get out of this recession. The middle class understands that.  And that's why support for Obama's highly partisan plan is eroding.  If Democrats want to get serious about a quick stimulus, they'd get behind a two-month tax holiday for all Americans. That would "cost" the government about one third as much as Obama's plan, and would have an immediate stimulative effect.  But there is one big downside to that plan: it doesn't give politicians any power.  They don't get to choose winners and losers. They don't get to reward special interest groups.

You aren't really serious about helping the middle class, are you?

P.S.  Regarding the $700 billion bank bailout package, most of the house democrats voted in favor, most of the Republicans voted against.  Don't try to trick Americans into believing that House Republicans are responsible for that bill.  It's a lie. 


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7 comments:

robert verdi said...

I have also seen some of the adds run by intrest groups in favor of the "stimu-pork". Lets just say its amusing to watch the United Federation of Teachers run adds in favor of bridge building.

Humble wife said...

Good comment-I left my own-who knows how long it will last? But as of late I seem to be longwinded and even more opinionated!
Jennifer

DaBlade said...

That was a thing of beauty! You are helping my... words... return!

cube said...

Spot on analysis.

2 Conservative Women said...

Bravo!!

The Dems make me ill the way they never stop lying to the American public and blaming everything on the big bad, "rich" Republicans who just don't care about the middle class, blah, blah, blah.......

I guess they figure if a majority of American voters was dumb enough to vote for B. Hussein Obama - the most inexperienced, incompetent, and untested president ever - they figure they'll be dumb enough to blame the economic mess on the Republicans. The problem is the Dems control Congress and the White House now, so it's all their fault from here on in!

(NJ-Woman)

a red voice said...

Great letter!! I'll probably borrow some of your quotes when I write my blue senators again about the porkulus stimulus.

RightKlik said...

RV: Libs are an unlikely assortment of moochers

HW: They apparently leave the negative comments up on this site.

DaBlade: Callin' 'em like I see 'em

Cube: thanks

2CW: I will blame them mercilessly. Giving credit where credit is due. They will never admit it but they are the ones who got us into this mess to begin with.

Red voice: Barrow all you want.