Sarah’s Stat of the Day, May 25, 2011

In Sarah's Stat of the Day, Uncategorized on May 25, 2011 at 11:30 pm

Update, 5/26/11: Appears that TPM agrees with me! They too are showing off this awesome graph.

Republicans are yammerng on about dismantling what remains of America’s fraying social safety net, when in reality the Bush tax cuts + wars + economy seem to be what is driving the deficit:

Courtesy of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities:
Tax Cuts, Wars Account for Nearly Half of Public Debt by 2019


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