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Tag: Congressman Tim Walberg
By JGillman, Section News
Once upon a time we had a wall of shame.
We placed the names of those who supposedly stand for responsible government, and would have presumably known their power, upon these pages. We pointed out how they buckled to the deceiver in the white house, and perpetuated the burden on our children ad finitum. The faces and names have only been slightly changed,but here we go again, seeing the inability to recognize where the lines must be drawn. It was Congressman Dan Benishek, Congressman Bill Huizenga, Congressman Dave Camp, Congressman Fred Upton, Congressman Tim Walberg, Congressman Mike Rogers, Congresswoman Candice Miller, and the notorious Congressman Thaddeus McCotter who allowed the debt ceiling to increase.
No line in the sand was drawn, no ultimatum, just a stupid deal that we have understood for the last several months to be a "fiscal cliff" of automatic cuts, punishments, reductions, tax increases, etc. The obvious toilet bowl baby of massive proportion, baked up by the usual suspects. And rubber stamped on the foreheads of the dummies who call themselves Republican from the list above.
Redemption requires a real change of heart.
Amash played it right the first time. He understood that the Marxists in the other chamber, and specifically the thug holding the executive office could not be trusted without limits being placed on them. The debt, the spending, the taxation, and all the graft accompanying this most recent development changed nothing, but in fact buys the urn in which the ashes of our constitution will reside. The good representative needs no remorse, for he has served his office well.
Justim Amash, Tim Walberg, and Bill Huizinga, were alone out of our Michigan contingent to vote against being steam rolled. They voted against a package that raises taxes, spends MORE and does NOTHING to solve the debt or the deficit that we will likely never see an end to; at least until the collapse of our currency. Walberg and Huizinga have recognized the stakes in allowing the future of our country to be defined by the other side.
Dave Camp, Fred Upton, Candace Miller, and Dan Benishek? Just plain pathetic, weak, and merely useless.
Perhaps deserving of another spot on the wall.
Update [2013-1-2 6:42:10 by JGillman]: And how this one slipped I don't know. Mike Rogers as well. (Thanks C1)
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By JGillman, Section News
To Congressman Dan Benishek, Congressman Bill Huizenga, Congressman Justin Amash, Congressman Dave Camp, Congressman Fred Upton, Congressman Tim Walberg, Congressman Mike Rogers, Congresswoman Candice Miller, and Congressman Thaddeus McCotter.
If it is deemed appropriate to allow the debt limitation to be increased yet again, when will there be a point where it is enough?
At what point will the amount of our debt be so extreme, that you might find the courage to say "enough is enough?" $15 Trillion? $16 Trillion? 17? If you do not know, how can you possibly support this?
If it is thought default is being averted now, then at the point where more resources are being used for simply servicing the debt it would be harder, correct? If not, please feel free to explain. I am sure there is a receptive audience waiting for an explanation.
The Democrats from this state are those I would expect to capitulate with insanity. Not the aforementioned (Republican) persons.
Update [2011-7-31 9:28:36 by JGillman]:As it was pointed out Rep Amash would be the least likely to support doing the same thing and laying more debt on the backs of our kids.
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