Contrast the great American President Reagan with that alien Marxist anti American we have in office right now. It is unbelievable. There is no comparison at all. What a shame. Thank you, thank you very much
"I could have ended the war in a month. I could have made North Vietnam look like a mud puddle." "I have little interest in streamlining government or in making it more efficient, for I mean to reduce its size. I do not undertake to promote welfare, for I propose to extend freedom. My aim is not to pass laws, but to repeal them." Barry Goldwater
Unless you take into account that in 1975 inflation was 10% and that now it is under 2%. If the government reduces its spending too much you end up taking your economy from a growing one into a shrinking one where no one will spend more than they need to which further reduces the economy. While the government does have to get its finances in order you can not ignore what it will do to the economy.
Never argue with a fool, onlookers may not be able to tell the difference. Mark Twain
[The Congress shall have Power] To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States;
The President cannot fund or defund the Military, the only one who ever did this was Abraham Lincoln. Which was a clear abuse of power. Congress has never let that happen again.