Kevin Kallaugher by Kevin Kallaugher

Kevin Kallaugher

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  1. ConserveGov

    ConserveGov said, over 3 years ago

    Ya Reagan really ruined that economic roll Jimmy Carter was on…..

  2. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Bush ruined that economic roll Clinton was on.

  3. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Reagan raised taxes several times and still racked up debt.

  4. Sr NONliberal

    Sr NONliberal said, over 3 years ago

    Silly cartoon, they left out the biggest growth item, Medicare. Add the extra regulations and you would see a long line of reasons we are in the mess we are in.

  5. Sr NONliberal

    Sr NONliberal said, over 3 years ago

    Don’t forget the most costly war of all…the war on poverty which is now the Democrat’s way to buy elections. So effective, Republicans have tried to get into the act with medicare prescription coverage, etc. Quit with the bush wars crud…we were attacked. On top of that, most of the costs were spent on us soldiers because an all volunteer force is expensive, but we try so hard to give you your money’s worth. That we had to borrow from China is so that people like you don’t have to give up your latte and buy war bonds. HOWEVER, most of the borrowing is due to entitlements, like Medicare.

  6. Kylie2112

    Kylie2112 said, over 3 years ago

    Yeah, god forbid we spend money helping the poor a bit rather than bomb someone…

  7. Gypsy8

    Gypsy8 said, over 3 years ago

    @Sr NONliberal

    “……. Quit with the bush wars crud…we were attacked. …..
    .
    Iraq attacked you???

  8. Chillbilly

    Chillbilly said, over 3 years ago

    5 minutes on google should be all you need to dismiss 8 years of Reagan mythology.

  9. Jase99

    Jase99 GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    @Sr NONliberal

    “Silly cartoon, they left out the biggest growth item, Medicare.”

    You mean the confusing prescription drug coverage addition to Medicare the Bush Administration put in place along with the rule Medicare was not allowed to negotiate with the drug companies for lowered prices?

  10. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, over 3 years ago

    While I generally agree with the cartoon, it forgets the Dems who were standing by with sugared fruits and whip cream to add to the mix.
    Good enough to fire up the base and keep the wedge between neighbors firmly in place tho.
    sadly,
    C.

  11. ninety_nine_percent

    ninety_nine_percent said, over 3 years ago

    Nice one Kevin, and so true. Why don’t more people see the GOP tactics? Wishfull thinking? It is destroying the USA. People need to pay better attention to cause and effect.

  12. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Clinton had the budget in the black and then Bush pushed it into the red, forever.

  13. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Pin Clinton’s good budget polices on the Repub congress and blame the Demo congress for Bush’s failures?

  14. Gypsy8

    Gypsy8 said, over 3 years ago

    You must have the wrong guy. I’ve been saying for years the U.S. is in tough shape, including the last four years. But, I do give credit to Obama for halting the slide over the precipice. Enough that he deserves four more years to make further progress. Not so Romney whose policies of more military spending and less or minimal infrastructure, education, and research spending along with lower taxes on the wealthy would be disastrous.

  15. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Simple fact: Reagan and Bush 41, even WITH many tax increases to counter their errors, QUADRUPLED the national debt. Under Clinton, it increased 24%, paying of INTEREST on the increased debt was a part of that. W DOUBLED the debt he inherited, and the costs of his wars will keep going up for two decades or more into the future. Most of the increase during Obama’s years, and “continuing resolutions” the Republicans maintained as the only “budget” they would allow, are the result of W’s policies and programs, not Obama.

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