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Judge Napolitano: Romney and Obama - Two Failures

by Andrew Napolitano | Reason.com

President Obama is a failure as a president, and Gov. Romney is a failure as a candidate.

When he took office, the federal government owed $11 trillion to its creditors; today it owes $16 trillion. When he took office, gasoline was running about $1.85 a gallon and today costs about $3.85 a gallon. This is price inflation that he directly caused by flooding the markets with cash, and that directly harms the middle class and the poor. Unemployment has remained north of 8 percent throughout his presidency for those still looking for a job, and about 16 percent if you count all able-bodied out-of-work adults, half of whom have stopped looking for work on his watch.

He supported radical fanatics in their takeovers of the governments of Libya and Egypt, even going so far as to help them kill Col. Gadhafi, the former Libyan strongman who was once our ally. In the process, they opened jails in Libya, and out came some of the same folks the U.S. government has been fighting against in the Middle East since 2001. Obama pushed from power Hosni Mubarak, the strongman in Cairo, and he was replaced by the head of a criminal organization that Obama's own State Department has prohibited Americans from engaging with. (Query: If the government derives its powers from the consent of the governed, how can the government help a foreign group and at the same time prohibit Americans from doing the same?)

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Love and miss seeing The

Love and miss seeing The Judge on Freedom Watch and my best friend that shared the same sentiments. He needs to come back!

"The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live." -Ayn Rand

I would have to say the

I would have to say the majority of citizens are incapable of understand this brilliant man that is Judge Andrew P. Napolitano. In his book, A NATION of SHEEP, he described what America has become perfectly.

Bob Marshall

We are in deep trouble

Ron Paul was my last greatest hope.

skippy

Ron Paul or Not At All?