To the Congress:

  • The U.S. Postal Service was established in 1775 - Government had 234 years to get it right; it is broke.

  • Social Security was established in 1935 - Government had 74 years to get it right; it is broke.

  • Fannie Mae was established in 1938 - Government had 71 years to get it right; it is broke.

  • The "War on Poverty" started in 1964 - Government had 45 years to get it right; $1 trillion of our money is confiscated each year and transferred to "the poor"; it hasn't worked and our entire country is broke.

  • Medicare and Medicaid were established in 1965 - Government had 44 years to get it right; they are broke.

  • Freddie Mac was established in 1970 - Government had 39 years to get it right; it is broke.

  • Trillions of dollars were spent in the massive political payoffs called TARP, the "Stimulus", the Omnibus Appropriations Act of 2009... none show any signs of working, although ACORN appears to have found a new sap: the American taxpayer.

  • And finally, to set a new record: "Cash for Clunkers" was established in 2009 and went broke in 2009! It took good dependable cars (that were the best some people could afford) and replaced them with high-priced and less-affordable cars, mostly Japanese. A good percentage of the profits went out of the country. And the American taxpayers take the hit for Congress' generosity in burning three billion more of our dollars on failed experiments.

  • So with a perfect 100% failure rate and a record that proves that "services" you shove down our throats are failing faster and faster, you want Americans to believe you can be trusted with a government-run health care system?

    20% of our entire economy? ... With all due respect, ARE YOU NUTS?

    "Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add 'within the limits of the law,' because the law is often but the tyrant's will, and always so when it violates the rights of the individual." Thomas Jefferson

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    NDAC's list of government successes:

    Medicare and Medicaid are broke,
    Social Security is broke,
    Post Office is broke,
    Amtrak is broke,
    Fannie and Freddie are broke,
    Federal budget is deep in dept.