Right wingers love government benefits…..when they are the people receiving them
What are you doing to ensure we don’t have a one party fascist government next year? Door knocking, phone calls, canvassing, donating, or other campaign work?
I know we critique the Democrats a lot here, much to the displeasure of the loyalists. However, it is imperative to the future of our country that the Democrats take the House and act as a check on Trump and the GOP. PLEASE help however you can!
People distrust our government and political system so much that they believe the democrats sent bombs to themselves in order to get attention and votes. Let that sink in. We have much larger problems in this country than Trump
“Most of us assume government has to tax before it spends, that like you and me it has to earn money before it purchases goods. If it wants to spend more than it taxes—and it almost always does—it must borrow from the bond market. But by examining the granular way government accounts for its spending, Mosler saw that in every case, expenditures come first. When your Social Security check is due, the Treasury doesn’t look to see if it has enough money to pay it. It simply keystrokes that money directly into your bank account and debits itself simultaneously, thereby creating the money it pays you out of thin air.”
Everyone knows governments need to tax before they can spend. What Modern Monetary Theory presupposes is, maybe they don’t.