If the deficit is so important, and Democrats are so adult and responsible, why did the Democrats make not the slightest effort to deal with the deficit during the four years that they were in control of Congress? They did not even try; not even for the slightest reduction. Why not?
If raising taxes on the richest 1% of Americans was so important, and of such vital interest to the well being of the nation, why did the Democrats not make the slightest effort to do that during the four years that they were in control of Congress? Why did they not even raise the subject until now?