Pelosi: George Washington warned us about schemers like Paul Ryan

posted at 9:28 pm on March 14, 2013 by Mary Katharine Ham

You know, men who would dare to balance the federal budget within 10-28 years, who would ravage federal programs with modest slow-downs in their increased spending, who would bend cost curves to the breaking point…like, four degrees or so. Joel Gehrke reports:

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., expressed misgivings about the efficacy of President Obama’s so-called “charm offensive,” saying that House Republicans seem “at war with [their] own government.”

“By and large, the approach the Republicans take is that they are there to shrink the role of government to the point where it really recalls to mind a statement of President Washington who cautioned about a political party at war with its own government,” Pelosi told reporters today in response to a question about the charm offensive.

Now that you’ve heard about the radicalism of Republicans, check out the modest goals of Democrats:

As for Democrats, Pelosi said that “we don’t want any more government than we need, but we respect the public role: public private partnerships, and putting a referee on the field . . . to monitor clean air, clean water, food safety; a cop on the beat for the protection of our neighborhoods.”

Here’s the real radicalism. If you ever need to know how committed Washington Democrats are to maintaining the current levels of spending their attendant increases, please refer to this quote. Just as with sequester, everything useful the federal government does manages to fall in the gap between the Democrats’ outrageously irresponsible budget (or, in years past, Obama speeches about budgets) and Ryan’s attempts at sanity. It is Nancy Pelosi’s belief, explicitly, that anything less than what exists at this very moment would be less “government than we need,” would disrespect the “public role,” and take the referee off the field and cops off the beat.

That idea is borne out, if vaguely, in the long-awaited budget from Senate Democrats, released this week. Phil Klein:

In theory, the plan authored by Senate Budget Committee Chair Sen. Patty Murray claims to cut spending by about $975 billion from fiscal years 2014 through 2023. That includes $240 billion in defense cuts accounting for the winding down of the war in Afghanistan, $240 billion in claimed “responsible savings across domestic spending” and $275 billion in Medicare savings from “further realigning incentives throughout the system, cutting waste and fraud, and seeking greater engagement across the health care system.” The budget also assumes interest payment savings.

The problem is that these paper spending cuts are more than offset by the proposal to spend $960 billion to replace the automatic sequestration spending cuts as well as the $100 billion in new stimulus spending.

The deficit reduction that does exist comes in the form of tax increases. The budget says, it, “Achieves $975 billion in deficit reduction by closing loopholes and eliminating wasteful spending in the tax code that benefits the wealthiest Americans and biggest corporations.” But it doesn’t specify which loopholes will be closed.

The plan also offers no specific, broader reforms to the nation’s entitlement programs.

Ezra Klein notes the budget is awfully preoccupied with what it’s protecting and not what it might actually do to change anything.

The budget speaks of “$275 billion in savings by further realigning incentives throughout the system, cutting waste and fraud, and seeking greater engagement across the health care system,” but at no point across its 114 pages does it name these savings. There’s talk of building on the Affordable Care Act’s efforts, but few specifics.

Similarly, the tax reform section is a lengthy defense of the need for more tax revenues, and the idea of closing loopholes, but in the end, it punts on the specifics, saying simply that ”the Finance Committee, which has jurisdiction over tax legislation, could generate this additional revenue through a variety of different methods.”

If the budget is vague about what it would change, it is specific and effusive about what it will keep. A tremendous amount of the budget document is, in fact, an appreciation of what the federal government is already doing.

Everyone’s budget is a political document, but the one released by Senate Democrats is clearly calculated, not to bolster the country’s finances, but to bolster the ludicrous claims of politicians like Pelosi.


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In your dreams.

JellyToast on March 14, 2013 at 9:30 PM

I’m pretty sure George Washington would support a balanced budget.

SoulGlo on March 14, 2013 at 9:31 PM

Cop, clean water, and calligraphers.

The Triple C Plan

Bishop on March 14, 2013 at 9:33 PM

“By and large, the approach the Republicans take is that they are there to shrink the role of government to the point where it really recalls to mind a statement of President Washington who cautioned about a political party at war with its own government,” Pelosi told reporters today in response to a question about the charm offensive.

Dishonest to her core. Funny too it used to be that using words like”war” only led to violence…oh that’s right…she’s a (D).

CW on March 14, 2013 at 9:34 PM

I’m pretty sure George Washington would support a balanced budget.

SoulGlo on March 14, 2013 at 9:31 PM

Yeah but he had slaves.

arnold ziffel on March 14, 2013 at 9:35 PM

Poor Granny Rictus McBotox, she just wants to help people, and tell us what to do, and how to live. It’s for our own good, you see. How would we ever get through our daily lives without the comforting hand of the Federal Government to guide us?

wytshus on March 14, 2013 at 9:37 PM

Alinsky practiced by the village idiot.

I’ll make my first trip to CA just to p*** on her grave once she has gone to her great reward in Gehenna, forever and ever.

tom daschle concerned on March 14, 2013 at 9:37 PM

she would have owned hundreds of slaves…Kizzy would have spit in her water.

tomas on March 14, 2013 at 9:37 PM

Pelosi: George Washington warned us about schemers like Paul Ryan

George used wood..

You use Botox..

Times have changed Pelosi..

Electrongod on March 14, 2013 at 9:38 PM

Has her face snapped yet?

Philly on March 14, 2013 at 9:38 PM

No. George Washington warned us about the excesses of government.

antipc on March 14, 2013 at 9:38 PM

Yeah but he had slaves.

arnold ziffel on March 14, 2013 at 9:35 PM

But they didn’t have ObamaPhones..
Or EBTs…

The slave today are well off.

Electrongod on March 14, 2013 at 9:39 PM

Allah warned me not to say what I think of her via email…

OmahaConservative on March 14, 2013 at 9:40 PM

Nancy “One blink if by land, two blinks if by sea” Pelosi has as firm of a grasp on US history as she does “the Word”.

Flange on March 14, 2013 at 9:41 PM

Looking at the pic of those two made me go have a Gin and Tonic—-or three.

arnold ziffel on March 14, 2013 at 9:42 PM

I finally got around to reading the Federalist Papers.

I’m not done yet, but even 2/3rds of the way through I’m surprised at how many of the things Madison et al said could never happen… are happening.

malclave on March 14, 2013 at 9:42 PM

Allah warned me not to say what I think of her via email…

OmahaConservative on March 14, 2013 at 9:40 PM

Do tell..

Did it contain the letter “B”?
Or the letter “C”?

Electrongod on March 14, 2013 at 9:42 PM

Washington served…Pelosi wants to be served.

tomas on March 14, 2013 at 9:42 PM

Yeah, George Washington warned us to never let you around a cherry tree.

He knew that, unlike himself, you wouldn’t own up to chopping it down and would more than likely blame him or some other “old, rich, white guy.”

Resist We Much on March 14, 2013 at 9:43 PM

Allah warned me not to say what I think of her via email…

OmahaConservative on March 14, 2013 at 9:40 PM

Do it in code—blink, abbreviate. Never mind, It just came through loud and clear.

arnold ziffel on March 14, 2013 at 9:43 PM

Calm down Nancy, we need to pass the Ryan budget then we find out what’s in it.

gsherin on March 14, 2013 at 9:46 PM

Or the letter “C”?

Electrongod on March 14, 2013 at 9:42 PM

+1

OmahaConservative on March 14, 2013 at 9:46 PM

From the party that gave us “The Stimu-less will bring unemp down to 6%”…”I in my 1st term will work on reducing the definite by half”…”the average family premium will see a decrease of $2500 per yr”….oh yeah, and what they did not give us as req’d by law: A BUDGET!

That’s who we are going to trust–right? RIGHT?

P.O.S.s

hillsoftx on March 14, 2013 at 9:46 PM

I can’t look at that picture without crosshairs blurring my vision.

antipc on March 14, 2013 at 9:47 PM

As a very important source of strength and security, cherish public credit. One method of preserving it is, to use it as sparingly as possible; avoiding occasions of expense by cultivating peace, but remembering also that timely disbursements to prepare for danger frequently prevent much greater disbursements to repel it; avoiding likewise the accumulation of debt, not only by shunning occasions of expense, but by vigorous exertions in time of peace to discharge the debts, which unavoidable wars may have occasioned, not ungenerously throwing upon posterity the burden, which we ourselves ought to bear.

George Washington, Farewell Address, September 17, 1796

INC on March 14, 2013 at 9:47 PM

Freud warned us about insane people like Pelosi.

VorDaj on March 14, 2013 at 9:48 PM

I could balance the federal budget in an hour…. but there would be a lot of ticked off people.

eaglescout_1998 on March 14, 2013 at 9:48 PM

Princess Nana was a personal friend of George Washington, she knows what she is saying.

slickwillie2001 on March 14, 2013 at 9:49 PM

Washington warned us about certain people alright, then Americans went off to fight them.

There, I didn’t use any scary words so the Censor can rest easy tonight.

Bishop on March 14, 2013 at 9:50 PM

Ronald Reagan said it best, “It’s not that our liberal friends don’t know anything, it’s just that so much of what they know is wrong.” If that was in a quote book, they should put Pelosi’s picture next to it.

bflat879 on March 14, 2013 at 9:50 PM

She knew George personally… I mean, she’s old enough to, right?

Hill60 on March 14, 2013 at 9:50 PM

“By and large, the approach the Republicans take is that they are there to shrink the role of government to the point where it really recalls to mind a statement of President Washington who cautioned about a political party at war with its own government,”

Um, didn’t Washington and the founding fathers believe in a small and curtailed federal government?
It is the democrat party that is at war with the founding principals of our nation.

fight like a girl on March 14, 2013 at 9:50 PM

Washington did indeed warn of parties. However, I don’t think he meant we needed another aristocracy. Or a dictatorship.

wolly4321 on March 14, 2013 at 9:52 PM

As far as Pelosi is concerned, I think that she has been heavily breathing rarified air and sucking down too much wine from her husband’s vineyards.

I wonder which nitwit staffer of her found that George Washington quotation. Could that person, as well as Pelosi, support how Washington thought that the national government was responsible for what she is assuming is the federal government’s role? How many of those areas are really the purview of local and state governments?

I feel stupid even responding to Pelosi’s idiocy.

onlineanalyst on March 14, 2013 at 9:52 PM

The names Congresscritter Nancy Pelosi (perhaps the greatest omega female of all time) and General/President George Washington (perhaps the greatest alpha male of all time) used in the same sentence — enhancing one at the incalculable expense of, and while defiling/debauching/debasing/perverting/corrupting/adultering, the other?

Perhaps the greatest example of cognitive dissonance yet demonstrated by mankind (thanks MKH; did NOT need that) …

ShainS on March 14, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Washington would be spinning is his grave if he ever met Nanzi and knew she was part of our government…

OmahaConservative on March 14, 2013 at 9:54 PM

This senile dolt has contracted Tourette Syndrome. She babbles nonsense as if it were wisdom.

pat on March 14, 2013 at 9:55 PM

“By and large, the approach the Republicans take is that they are there to shrink the role of government to the point where it really recalls to mind a statement of President Washington who cautioned about a political party at war with its own government,”

He and the Founders also warned us about a government that governed against the will of the people. You know, like you did with Obamacare???

Resist We Much on March 14, 2013 at 9:56 PM

When George Washington envisioned America, I don’t think he meant for Pelosi and Obama to build motherships to transport us all into a Black Hole of Insanity.

VorDaj on March 14, 2013 at 9:56 PM

George Washington, Farewell Address, September 19 (not 17), 1796

Full of warnings about people like Pelosi, Reid and Obama.

In offering to you, my countrymen, these counsels of an old and affectionate friend, I dare not hope they will make the strong and lasting impression I could wish; that they will controul the usual current of the passions, or prevent our nation from running the course which has hitherto marked the destiny of nations. But, if I may even flatter myself that they may be productive of some partial benefit, some occasional good; that they may now and then recur to moderate the fury of party spirit, to warn against the mischiefs of foreign intrigue, to guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism; this hope will be a full recompense for the solicitude for your welfare, by which they have been dictated.

INC on March 14, 2013 at 9:56 PM

The photo makes you want to buy an AR-15.

Tater Salad on March 14, 2013 at 9:57 PM

Someone please put Pelosin into a rubber room an not let her come out until she itemizes specific examples of waste and fraud that she wants to eliminate.

The Dems are particularly hostile to Paul Ryan because they recognize him as a formidable economic wonk. And Ryan is not even putting the hatchet to programs with this budget as it is.

onlineanalyst on March 14, 2013 at 9:58 PM

Has any professional ever tested this dimwit to ascertain her IQ? I’m continually stunned by this woman’s stupidity…

dpduq on March 14, 2013 at 9:58 PM

She knew George personally… I mean, she’s old enough to, right?

Hill60 on March 14, 2013 at 9:50 PM

Plenty old enough, but she was always more partial to King George III than to George Washington.

VorDaj on March 14, 2013 at 9:59 PM

Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
George Washington

The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.
George Washington

The Constitution is the guide which I never will abandon.
George Washington

GW warned us about the likes of you.

bazil9 on March 14, 2013 at 10:00 PM

The photo makes you want to buy an AR-15.

Tater Salad on March 14, 2013 at 9:57 PM

And a cemetery plot.

VorDaj on March 14, 2013 at 10:01 PM

The democrats typified by the likes of Pelosi are no longer a political party, they are a life controlling entity much like the Islamists. They continue demonize truth and reality while prompting their role as protector/provider/progress. They are the true enemy of America and must be stopped at all costs!

dmann on March 14, 2013 at 10:02 PM

Everyone’s budget is a political document, but the one released by Senate Democrats is clearly calculated, not to bolster the country’s finances, but to bolster the ludicrous claims of politicians like Pelosi.

One of Patty Murray’s filthy Dem stooges is my Senator. He got an earful from me today for passing this crap. Not that the bastard ever hears from his constituents. The parasites in his office have to take all the guff from us little people who don’t drop hundreds of thousands into his “victory” fund.

Happy Nomad on March 14, 2013 at 10:02 PM

Has any professional ever tested this dimwit to ascertain her IQ? I’m continually stunned by this woman’s stupidity…

dpduq on March 14, 2013 at 9:58 PM

I have it on good authority that her IQ is the same as her shoe size. So if you can find out what her shoe size is, you will know what her IQ is.

VorDaj on March 14, 2013 at 10:03 PM

She’s truly industrial-strength stupid to her core. Proof positive that sh*t floats to the very top.

Erich66 on March 14, 2013 at 10:04 PM

Perhaps next she’ll tell us of her privations to preserve liberty.

Personally, I’d like to take her waterskiing across the Delaware in January. So she can relate.

wolly4321 on March 14, 2013 at 10:04 PM

What’s with the herky-jerky hand gestures? Or are they involuntary spasms? Like Dr. Strangelove’s salutes?

slickwillie2001 on March 14, 2013 at 10:04 PM

I really wish that someone would ask the democrats; “if deficits and debt don’t matter, why charge taxes at all, just borrow the whole Shabang?” That might be I teresting to see their response.

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:05 PM

I’m pretty sure Washington’s warning about political parties was directed towards Pelosi herself and her party.

Wendya on March 14, 2013 at 10:06 PM

She’s an idiot.

Ward Cleaver on March 14, 2013 at 10:07 PM

Has any professional ever tested this dimwit to ascertain her IQ? I’m continually stunned by this woman’s stupidity…

dpduq on March 14, 2013 at 9:58 PM

I have it on good authority that her IQ is the same as her shoe size. So if you can find out what her shoe size is, you will know what her IQ is.

VorDaj on March 14, 2013 at 10:03 PM

Seriously; her staff has confided off-the-record of course to reporters that she is dumber than dirt, and most of their work involves hiding that fact.

slickwillie2001 on March 14, 2013 at 10:08 PM

I notice that Pelosi dropped high-speed rail off her wish list.

onlineanalyst on March 14, 2013 at 10:08 PM

What’s with the herky-jerky hand gestures? Or are they involuntary spasms? Like Dr. Strangelove’s salutes?

slickwillie2001 on March 14, 2013 at 10:04 PM

“Mein fuhrer, I can vaaaaallllk!”

Ward Cleaver on March 14, 2013 at 10:09 PM

George Washington would question Pelosi’s patriotism.

Seriously:

Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, Religion and morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim the tribute of Patriotism, who should labour to subvert these great Pillars of human happiness, these firmest props of the duties of Men & citizens. The mere Politican, equally with the pious man ought to respect & to cherish them. A volume could not trace all their connections with private & public felicity. Let it simply be asked where is the security for property, for reputation, for life, if the sense of religious obligation desert the Oaths, which are the instruments of investigation in Courts of Justice?

And let us with caution indulge the supposition, that morality can be maintained without religion. Whatever may be conceded to the influence of refined education on minds of peculiar structure–reason & experience both forbid us to expect that National morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle.

‘Tis substantially true, that virtue or morality is a necessary spring of popular government. The rule indeed extends with more or less force to every species of Free Government. Who that is a sincere friend to it, can look with indifference upon attempts to shake the foundation of the fabric?

- President George Washington

ITguy on March 14, 2013 at 10:09 PM

I notice that Pelosi dropped high-speed rail off her wish list.

onlineanalyst on March 14, 2013 at 10:08 PM

Jerry Brown will give her hell about that.

Ward Cleaver on March 14, 2013 at 10:09 PM

Pelosi is insane, she is the poster child that Botox causes Brain damage

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:10 PM

George Washington warned us about schemers like Paul Ryan

Yeah, well you worthless old biotch, Thomas Jefferson gave us the first deficit budget. Choke on that you whore. Really I hope you choke.

Happy Nomad on March 14, 2013 at 10:11 PM

I really wish that someone would ask the democrats; “if deficits and debt don’t matter, why charge taxes at all, just borrow the whole Shabang?” That might be I teresting to see their response.

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:05 PM

I just wish the San Andreas fault would finally give SF
a blasting crack and send it into the Pacific.
1 effing city gives of this POS forever-she will go Byrd style-
They will wheel here out on an oxygen tank and morphine before she will ever leave.

bazil9 on March 14, 2013 at 10:11 PM

Basil, you know the Cali definition. Of SF? 83 sq miles surrounded by reality

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:15 PM

Seriously; her staff has confided off-the-record of course to reporters that she is dumber than dirt, and most of their work involves hiding that fact.

slickwillie2001 on March 14, 2013 at 10:08 PM

It’s why she attacks Republican women so hard. She can’t stand the fact they are smart educated legislators. She’s nothing more the the lazy stupid child of the Baltimore political machine where a turnip could get elected to high office if endorsed by the Democrat party. And in Pelosi’s case that is indeed how she got her political career started.

Happy Nomad on March 14, 2013 at 10:17 PM

…and people wonder why I boycott California!

KOOLAID2 on March 14, 2013 at 10:20 PM

Basil, you know the Cali definition. Of SF? 83 sq miles surrounded by reality

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:15 PM

lol..no..I am a Floridian now..more of my life here but was actually born in SF-navel base -Vietnam.

I just know the phrase fruits and nuts. Which is true.
You know she will not leave till she slips on that banana peel and slides into a grave..and they will keep electing her until.
It is vomit worthy.
I think her and Paul Ryan should go greet the new pope together..:D

bazil9 on March 14, 2013 at 10:21 PM

a cop on the beat for the protection of our neighborhoods.”

Hahahaha. The federal government as the cop who is protecting our neighborhoods. That cop has done a great job protecting our neighborhoods down here near the border. That’s how Phoenix became one of the top kidnapping centers of the world. And why Americans can’t go into many of Arizona’s national parks, because the violent Mexican drug gangs use them as pathways for smuggling, and to grow marijuana fields, etc. Then there was that time last year when our friendly neighborhood cop sued us citizens here in the state of AZ for trying to actually enforce federal immigration laws against the thousands of illegal aliens who swarm across our border every year. But every neighborhood cop does helpful stuff like that, right? Just to protect the neighborhood better. And of course, all Americans benefitted a few weeks ago when our friendly neighborhood cop released from jail thousands of illegal alien criminals back into our neighborhoods, to teach us all a lesson for daring to believe that our friendly neighborhood cop should spend a tiny bit less of our money than he’s used to.

Who wouldn’t want a cop like that on the beat?

AZCoyote on March 14, 2013 at 10:25 PM

Even now it shocks me that a country as great as this could breed leaders as anti-American, and as vile as Pelosi and Reid, and that a once honorable Dem party could be hijacked by the class warfare Marxist left. In my college days, we thought this BS was thoroughly discredited by history. But lo and behold, the snake rears its ugly head once again. This time worse than ever.

petefrt on March 14, 2013 at 10:27 PM

You didn’t really expect anything remotely intelligent to come out of Pelosi’s mouth, did you?

GarandFan on March 14, 2013 at 10:30 PM

If this moron became infested with head lice her IQ would be at least tripled.

Aviator on March 14, 2013 at 10:31 PM

Petefrt, there is no such thing as a democrat left, at least not I. The sense of Jeferson, anyway.

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:37 PM

Nothing makes us unite around people like Paul Ryan, who get called sellouts and RINOs all the time, like a good old mindless attack from the Left, like Pelosi did here.

thebrokenrattle on March 14, 2013 at 10:41 PM

Who wouldn’t want a cop like that on the beat?

AZCoyote on March 14, 2013 at 10:25 PM

When they have fleets of armed drones over our heads, and a Domestic Security Force to operate them, things will be even better.

You’ll see. You will ALL see. Oh yes.

Bishop on March 14, 2013 at 10:43 PM

I hope to be present on the field when drumhead justice is meted out to Pelosi and her ilk.

We’ll find them hiding in spider-holes all over the Capitol grounds, like Saddam after the fall.

BobMbx on March 14, 2013 at 11:01 PM

We’ll find them hiding in spider-holes all over the Capitol grounds, like Saddam after the fall.

BobMbx on March 14, 2013 at 11:01 PM

I doubt they’ll have that much dignity.

Flange on March 14, 2013 at 11:08 PM

If Washington could have looked into the future and seen Pelosi he probably would have accepted the role as our King.

gwelf on March 14, 2013 at 11:09 PM

“The time is now near at hand which must probably determine whether Americans are to be freemen or slaves; whether they are to have any property they can call their own; whether their houses and farms are to be pillaged and destroyed, and themselves consigned to a state of wretchedness from which no human efforts will deliver them. The fate of unborn millions will now depend, under God, on the courage and conduct of this army. Our cruel and unrelenting enemy leaves us only the choice of brave resistance, or the most abject submission. We have, therefore, to resolve to conquer or die.

“Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.”

“A people… who are possessed of the spirit of commerce, who see and who will pursue their advantages may achieve almost anything.”

“I had rather be in my grave than in my present situation, I had rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world; and yet they charge me with wanting to be a king.”

rather, he had your number you wretched old sack of smoldering marxist donkey droppings.

mittens on March 14, 2013 at 11:21 PM

It’s like Pelosi spends all her time trying to think of the most outrageous things to say.

The Rogue Tomato on March 14, 2013 at 11:22 PM

He didn’t warn us. He warned Pelosi in person.

InterestedObserver on March 14, 2013 at 11:30 PM

It’s like Pelosi spends all her time trying to think of the most outrageous things to say.

The Rogue Tomato on March 14, 2013 at 11:22 PM

Trying to think are the operative words.

Happy Nomad on March 14, 2013 at 11:48 PM

Is there an award for most dimwitted and profligate woman politician that we can bestow her with before she finally gives up her throne? just cutting her travel and office expenses will save us millions every year. she is a self serving disgrace to any woman who works in business or politics.

scalleywag on March 14, 2013 at 11:59 PM

When Barry tells Nancy it’s time to retire…

…then we’ll know he’s serious about governing.

Otherwise, he’s been afraid of her since 2006.

budfox on March 15, 2013 at 12:15 AM

I really wish that someone would ask the democrats; “if deficits and debt don’t matter, why charge taxes at all, just borrow the whole Shabang?” That might be I teresting to see their response.

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:05 PM

If it were possible to run unlimited deficits, the Democrats would probably still support taxes in order to promote income redistribution, although they wouldn’t phrase it that way. My guess is that someone like Pelosi would say something like “because we need to ask the rich to pay their fair share.”

J.S.K. on March 15, 2013 at 12:32 AM

There’s a GOOD political cartoon in that, somewhere.

listens2glenn on March 15, 2013 at 1:51 AM

I just wish the San Andreas fault would finally give SF
a blasting crack and send it into the Pacific.

bazil9 on March 14, 2013 at 10:11 PM

.
But I heard everything east of the San Andreas fault was going into the Atlantic Ocean.

listens2glenn on March 15, 2013 at 1:55 AM

Party like it’s 1929!

Mojave Mark on March 15, 2013 at 4:53 AM

Pelosi is insane…

uncommon sense on March 14, 2013 at 10:10 PM

There’s a lot more of them in that Party than her. And they hold the reins of power. *shudder*

Cleombrotus on March 15, 2013 at 6:11 AM

The left will ALWAYS tell you what they are up to, who they fear, and what they fear if you know how to listen. By Pelosi making the statement in the headline, what she is really saying is : “Washington warned us about people like ME”

NCPatriot75 on March 15, 2013 at 8:32 AM

And this is what has made people like Pelosi/Obama/Dem dangerous -

Just enough ‘edcuation’, not much understanding (of anything).

Exactly the type to lead a mob.

Doubly dangerous because they hold positions of ‘high office’.

Sir Napsalot on March 15, 2013 at 8:57 AM

Has anyone found anything GW said that could even remotely be construed as San Fran Nan has? Anywhere? I would love to see just what might have made her think he said such a thing.

GWB on March 15, 2013 at 10:12 AM

only in San Fransissy! Good Lord what a stupid person.

ultracon on March 15, 2013 at 10:30 AM

I’ll make my first trip to CA just to p*** on her grave once she has gone to her great reward in Gehenna, forever and ever.

tom daschle concerned on March 14, 2013 at 9:37 PM

Gehenna? Isn’t that in Ohio, near Columbus? :-)

But seriously… I’ll meet you there, at Pelosi’s grave. I’ll have lots of coffee that morning so I’ll be able to water the grass well.

UltimateBob on March 15, 2013 at 1:11 PM

Pelosi: George Washington warned us about schemers like Paul Ryan herself

I have to agree with her…..

George called them Red Coats back in the day……

Today we call them LIBTARDS.

Go away nancy reid and take harry pelosi with YA!!

RealMc on March 15, 2013 at 6:35 PM