Why didn't we see any Tea Party protests when President Bush was doubling the national debt?

Bush spent 5 trillion dollars during his 8 years in power. http://www.treasurydirect.gov/NP/BPDLogi... Expanded government the most since LBJ. The Grand Old Spending Party: How Republicans Became Big Spenders http://www.cato.org/pub_display.php?pub_... Hmm, where were the Tea Party protests then??... show more Bush spent 5 trillion dollars during his 8 years in power.

http://www.treasurydirect.gov/NP/BPDLogi...

Expanded government the most since LBJ.

The Grand Old Spending Party: How Republicans Became Big Spenders

http://www.cato.org/pub_display.php?pub_...

Hmm, where were the Tea Party protests then?? Why didn't we see the same anger??

Hmm, why are these Tea Protests organized by corporate lobbyists and heavily promoted by the partisan Fox "News" network??

http://thinkprogress.org/2009/04/09/lobb...

If these are spontaneous protests, then why does Fox "News" constantly promote it? Their not reporting it, because what is there to report? These events are always reported when their happening! Not before they happen!

Check out the video:

http://thinkprogress.org/2009/04/10/fox-news-tea-party-video/
Update: President Obama wouldn't have to dig into the public purse to prevent an economic collapse if the Republican philosophy of deregulation wasn't put into effect! Here is the difference: President Obama is spending money to help save the economy President Bush was spending money on wars and wasteful... show more President Obama wouldn't have to dig into the public purse to prevent an economic collapse if the Republican philosophy of deregulation wasn't put into effect!

Here is the difference:

President Obama is spending money to help save the economy

President Bush was spending money on wars and wasteful government programs

That's the difference.
Update 2: I'm just trying to point out the complete hypocrisy of Republicans and their obvious hatred against our President that they pretending to all of a sudden care about the national debt. Why wasn't it a problem at 6 trillion? 7 trillion? 8 trillion? So it all of a sudden becomes a problem when it's... show more I'm just trying to point out the complete hypocrisy of Republicans and their obvious hatred against our President that they pretending to all of a sudden care about the national debt.

Why wasn't it a problem at 6 trillion? 7 trillion? 8 trillion?

So it all of a sudden becomes a problem when it's over 10 trillion?

Give me a break, you guys don't care about this issue.

Faux outrage!
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