The deficit that reach $455 billion by September 2008 is now projected to be 4 times that amount and reach $1.8 trillion by September of 2009.
During the month of July alone the Democrats grew the deficit an additional $181,000,000,000 (B-billion) for a single month.
According to TheHill;
"Spending through July of 2009 has increased by $530 billion, which is 21 percent over the same period in 2008."Yet, Democrats just want to keep racking up the deficit numbers by spending including this little nugget in the health care bill.
Under the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee’s “Affordable Health Choices Act,” local governments can apply for “community transformation” grants to build jungle gyms, sidewalks, bicycle paths, and grocery stores, to install streetlights, and to establish new farmers’ markets.