Before you vote, you may want to watch this 30 minute I.O.U.S.A. clip on youtube. History shows (think Soviet Union for a recent example) that the wrong fiscal policy can be as almost as destructive to the general welfare of the population as conventional war.
Here is an article to the main candidates’ position on the deficit.
The US is a global economic (and militaristic) player and the choice of its leadership impacts the whole world. If nothing else, you owe it to the many non-Americans that truly wish they could vote in the US elections, so go vote already!
Originally posted 2008-11-03 18:40:28.