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Flashback: With March 2006 Debt Ceiling Hike NBC, CBS Noted $30,000/person Price Tag of Debt
Newsbusters ^ | 7/28/11 | Ken Shepherd

Posted on 07/28/2011 6:04:19 PM PDT by Nachum

During the current debt ceiling debate, have the media told you what your personal share of the national debt would be after the ceiling is hiked?Yeah. I didn't think so.But when it was a midterm election year in which Democrats thrashed President George W. Bush and the GOP on overspending, it was a different story.On March 16, 2006, Barack Obama was in his second year as a freshman senator and denounced the Bush administration's request for a debt ceiling increase. The debt ceiling increase passed the Senate on a 52-48 vote.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: ceiling; debt; hike; nbc

1 posted on 07/28/2011 6:04:19 PM PDT by Nachum
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2 posted on 07/28/2011 6:16:34 PM PDT by taillightchaser (The last hope for America--2012)
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Only if the lawyers don’t get us there first.

3 posted on 07/28/2011 7:03:59 PM PDT by ully2
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