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Mitt Romney turns to Ohio amid series of distractions

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  • Mountanman Hayden, ID
    Aug. 25, 2012 10:13 a.m.

    A Federal Budget Lesson

    A Federal Budget Lesson:

    * U.S. Tax revenue: $2,170,000,000,000
    * Fed budget: $3,820,000,000,000
    * New debt: $1,650,000,000,000
    * National debt: $15,271,000,000,000
    * Recent budget cuts: $38,500,000,000

    Let's now remove 8 zeros and pretend it's a household budget:

    * Annual family income: $21,700
    * Money the family spent: $38,200
    * New debt on the credit card: $16,500
    * Outstanding balance on the credit card: $152,710
    * Total budget cuts so far: $3.85

    Got It !!!!!

    Your can begin the long journey back to solvency on November 6.