Why Are So Few Politicians Worried About Deficit Spending?

Do you every wonder why so few politicians are worried about deficit spending? That use to puzzle me because common sense will tell you where that ends. However, as I've studied the history of the Federal Reserve and of Keynesian economics, it began to make sense to me. This quote from Alan Greenspan says it all.

"Deficit spending is simply a scheme for the confiscation of wealth."  - Alan Greenspan

There you have it! (Source: http://www.economicnoise.com/quotes/quotes/)

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