Why would two out of five Americans want the federal government to spend within its means? Many of Rattner’s readers assure us that only ignorant neanderthals could believe such nonsense.
— parislady1492 (@parislady1492) September 15, 2013
— Matt Nypaver (@MattNypaver) September 15, 2013
@SteveRattner 44% of Americans are idiots.
— Dianne (@DianneSpodolak) September 15, 2013
@SteveRattner This is not something the "average" American should weigh in on.
— Quanah (@bonrudq) September 15, 2013
In other words: Let our overlords (like Steven Rattner) decide what is best for us.
Alas, a few stubborn Twitter users insisted on speaking up in support of a balanced budget:
— emily hodges (@elh2005) September 15, 2013
@SteveRattner political class has shown no ability or desire to fix our spending problems. People looking for ways to solve that.
— Mark Schultz (@schultzm) September 15, 2013
— Teresa Hunt (@TerSnyBor) September 15, 2013
@SteveRattner I want to see crackdown on SS, Medicare/caid & foodstamp fraud along with all the cronyism that is this BHO Admin. Sick of it
— Deborah Coletti (@DebDash) September 15, 2013
— graham molyneux (@Graham_Mx) September 15, 2013
$16.7 trillion and counting…