Originally Posted by enviroGator
Look at your own chart AGAIN and you will see the last year of Bush II's term was the biggest "explosion". So apparently it was Bush's fault! LOL! I couldn't resist..
I never exempted Bush from being a "compassionate conservative" AKA a moderate liberal but the fact of the matter is we continually are on the rise. He was a big program guy which I never liked. However that said, all the numbers reflected show an obvious explosion under Obama.