It is really hard to believe that White House advisors did not plan to implement a spending freeze the day before the SOTU when they have increased discretionary domestic spending by $140 BILLION DOLLARS since Bambi was installed. Now they want to save $15 Billion next year? They will be spending an additional $1.5 TRILLION of our money over the next ten years. What a joke. Are you falling for it?
Karl Rove explains the shell game (starting at 7:20 ) that Barack Obama and his staff are playing with the ‘spending freeze’ that is being implemented, with complimentary white boards explaining the MATH!
And Chuck agrees – Obama just locked in a higher budget rate.