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Barney Frank: 'No Tax Cut Would Have Helped Us Deal With This'
Weekly Standard ^
| By DANIEL HALPER
Posted on 04/16/2013 7:37:21 AM PDT by Responsibility2nd
"I'm glad you raised that, because it gives me a chance to make a point I've felt strongly about," said Frank. "In this terrible situation, let's be very grateful that we had a well-funded, functioning government. It is very fashionable in America, and has been for some time to criticize government, belittle public employees, talk about their pensions, talk about what people think ... of [their] health care. Here we saw government in two ways perform very well. ... I never was as a member of Congress one of the cheerleaders for less government, lower taxes. No tax cut would have helped us deal with this or will help us recover. This is very expensive."
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Methinks Barney's been wearing his belt a little too tight around his neck lately.
That POS was on the morning CNN show to discuss the Boston bombing. Nothing he said made any sense at all
posted on 04/16/2013 7:39:21 AM PDT
by South Dakota
(shut up and build a bakken pipe line)
To: South Dakota
posted on 04/16/2013 7:40:41 AM PDT
by gov_bean_ counter
(Romans 1:22 Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,)
Nor does spending so much money on paying people not to work help us deal with this.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:41:10 AM PDT
(Enough of "Who is John Galt?" Who is Patrick Henry?)
But I bet a huge tax increase would have...
posted on 04/16/2013 7:41:13 AM PDT
by Mr. K
(There are lies, damned lies, statistics, and democrat talking points.)
These statists are sick in the head.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:41:28 AM PDT
He’s an example of a Marxist being averse to letting people decide things for themselves, like how to spend their own money.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:42:06 AM PDT
(The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
What he REALLY said was:
“No Tath cut would hafth helped uth deal with thith.”
posted on 04/16/2013 7:42:51 AM PDT
Barney needs to get a new hobby. This being the high priestess
of butt worship is wearing thin.
Barney, there's a new disease out there awaiting you.
Your sick little brain has spawned an economic collapse in this nation and your gang of sycophants are attempting a second act.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:44:49 AM PDT
(Liberals are like Slinkies, good for nothing, but you smile as you push them down the stairs.)
Barney conveniently overlooks the fact that conservatives acknowledge the Constitutional role of government to defend the nation and its citizens. This swipe at those who insist on calling the government to account for its unconstitutional spending simply reveals his ideological and political bias.
It is very fashionable in America, and has been for some time to criticize government, belittle public employees, talk about their pensions, talk about what people think ... of [their] health care.
Barney sez: "Youse peasants shut up and be HAPPY that your .giverment "servants" are only getting paid $30 bucks an hour to walk out to the mailbox twice a month when they're retired. And shut up about the gold-plated forever medical care..."
posted on 04/16/2013 7:45:45 AM PDT
(turning Americans into felons, one obnoxious drunk at a time (Zero Tolerance!!!))
So tell me Barney, what does Harry Reid’s beloved “cowboy poetry” lend to this situation?
posted on 04/16/2013 7:46:37 AM PDT
(Obama is the Chicken Little of politics)
If Barney’s head was not permanently jammed up his rectum, he would know that LOWER tax rates generally yield HIGHER revenues to the US Treasury.
What malignant parasites these “people” are.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:48:05 AM PDT
I thought we were rid of that lithping weirdo.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:48:11 AM PDT
To: Mr. K
But I bet a huge tax increase would have...
Not to mention porous borders and restrictions on legal gun ownership that would have Adolf, Vladimir and Mao smiling from their little sections of Hades.
And yes, my tagline is very appropriate in light of yesterday's
in my home town.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:48:30 AM PDT
(It's Obama's fault)
A remark like this form a man that cost this country billions of dollars.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:49:08 AM PDT
(Live well for those that did not make it back.)
Never thay never.
Old fags never die - thye just fade away - or something like that.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:52:29 AM PDT
The only thing more ridiculous than Barney Frank are the people who pretend he has something worthwhile to say.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:54:11 AM PDT
by Iron Munro
(Welcome to Obama-Land - EVERYTHING NOT FORBIDDEN IS COMPULSORY)
I just have one question.
How did Barney Frank get so rich, working as a public servant?
And we are supposed to each ‘chip in more’ individually.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:54:24 AM PDT
by Sir Napsalot
(Pravda + Useful Idiots = CCCP; JournOList + Useful Idiots = DopeyChangey!)
He should shut up and crawl back into his hole.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:56:20 AM PDT
(A Liberal is a person who will give away everything he doesn't own.)
Hey, Frankie boy, leave the thinking to those of us with brains and go back to doing what you do best: speaaking in a wierd manner and bending over for your friends.
What a piece of excrement.
gun bans wouldn’t have helped either, but that won’t stop barney and his idiot friends(republican and democrat) from pushing them.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:57:38 AM PDT
by Cubs Fan
(If the republican party wants to be the democrat lite party then they don't need my vote)
That would be the Government that’s well funded enough to start a fight with the Governor of Arizona over her enforcing Federal Immigration Laws that Bawny’s buddies won’t enforce.
posted on 04/16/2013 7:59:20 AM PDT
(It is Error alone which needs the support of Government. The Truth can stand by itself.)
Damn fool. America's strength is not government but the people. These communists Democrats have weakened the very fiber of America with taxes and regulations. It is this kind of as@ hole that hasn't the intelligence of a rat nested government we have now. America is in real trouble and we have to listen to this fag.
You do that a little too well ZULU. lol
posted on 04/16/2013 8:07:48 AM PDT
(obama=where there's smoke, there's mirrors)
Sadly, citizens of MASS vote for clowns like Barney Frank, then expect him to handle real-world issues like national security.
The result is, he bops his boyfriend and gives a lisping speech while moslems detonate bombs.
posted on 04/16/2013 8:08:58 AM PDT
(If victims of islam were more "islamophobic," maybe they'd still be alive.)
So says the corrupt faggot who shielded Fannie from investigation and was rewarded with a young piece of male ass.
"In this terrible situation, let's be very grateful that we had a well-funded, functioning government. It is very fashionable in America, and has been for some time to criticize government, belittle public employees, talk about their pensions, talk about what people think ... of [their] health care.
In other words, this tragedy shows that we should not debate about whether there are too many government employees or whether some of their benefits are too lavish.
posted on 04/16/2013 8:13:19 AM PDT
by Opinionated Blowhard
("When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic.")
I’m amazed after Fannie & Freddie anyone gives a flip what Franks thinks
posted on 04/16/2013 8:16:30 AM PDT
To: Iron Munro
Barney “Bitch Tits” Frank.
posted on 04/16/2013 8:19:42 AM PDT
("Gun-free zones" equal "Target-rich environment.")
To: South Dakota
We have got to stop electing idiots. Or, have we become the idiots and the elected are the bright ones?
posted on 04/16/2013 8:50:26 AM PDT
Wasn’t he recently treated for an impacted gerbil?
posted on 04/16/2013 8:59:41 AM PDT
by Farmer Dean
(stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
...and your gang of sycophants are attempting a second act
Frank and Dodd knew that that a collapse would happen in 2008. That is why they deliberately did nothing as chairmen of their respective committees. The plan was to blame it all on Bush. It worked. They retired.
If you tell me they are planning another round of crash and blame, well I believe it.
To: South Dakota
Sounds like he’s just opened the door to the theory that Democrats upset about the sequester could be responsible.
To: gov_bean_ counter
not with advanced syphilis
posted on 04/16/2013 9:18:36 AM PDT
(The GOP should stand its ground - and fix Bayonets)
To: gov_bean_ counter
STDs can do very bad things to your brain - Bawney shows all the signs.
But a “president” who spent a little time in the oval office with his sleeves rolled up once in a while might.
I’ve always thought swallowing millions of “little swimmers” was too risky. They could (and obviously did) swim to the brain and caused severe mental brain damage.
posted on 04/16/2013 9:27:21 AM PDT
(NO LIBS. This Means Liberals and (L)libertarians! Same Thing. NO LIBS!!)
Only a committed leftest would consider a failure a success.
posted on 04/16/2013 9:36:22 AM PDT
(Obama's vision - No Job is a Good Job)
Thame on you, you awthful man you!!!!
posted on 04/16/2013 11:03:26 AM PDT
Tar and Feathers would be the appropriate response to this vile little creature.
posted on 04/16/2013 11:54:58 AM PDT
(Enjoy my wife's incredible artwork at www.watercolorARTwork.com! (This space no longer for rent))
So far the only people to claim credit for the bombings have been Hoyer and Frank.
Thier calls for more taxes and a larger Fed are the motive.
posted on 04/16/2013 4:00:25 PM PDT
(None here can be puzzled by why Jews walked into the cars so quietly- we are walking up the planks.)
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