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Old 08-15-2019, 08:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Shodan View Post
As you mention, the last time the budget was balanced was when a Democrat was in the White House and the GOP controlled Congress.
That's true, but you neglected to mention that, at the time, Congress was operating under rules put in place by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993. That law was passed by a Democrat-controlled Congress without a single Republican vote in favor of it.