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Virginia 2019 Elections Smashed Spending Records, Saw Record-Low Numbers of Uncontested...

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See below for some interesting graphics, courtesy of VPAP, on contested seats and money spent in the 2019 Virginia elections vs. historic figures. As...

Three Graphs: Obama Deficit Reducer; Better on Debt than Reagan or...

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When he claims the president has doubled the deficit, Mitt Romney is an extreme  liar.

First, as the graph shows, the President has reduced the deficit. The Red column on the graph represents George W. Bush's contribution to the deficit. But serial liar Romney falsely claims Obama has doubled the deficit.  Not only has the president NOT doubled the deficit, the president has reduced it. The data are clear. Barack Obama has reduced the deficit more than two Bushes and more than Ronald Reagan. In point of fact, only Bill Clinton and Barack Obama have actually reduced the deficit.  

But as Rachel Maddow discussed today, amazingly Mitt Romney supposedly has more supposed "cred" on the matter of deficit reduction.  The new Washington Post poll shows that is the only element upon which Mitt Romney does better than the President.