Guess who said the following: “We have tried spending money. We are spending more than we have ever spent before and it does not work.” Was it Sarah Palin? Rush Limbaugh? Karl Rove?
Not even close. It was Henry Morgenthau, Secretary of the Treasury under Franklin D. Roosevelt and one of FDR’s closest advisers. He added, “after eight years of this Administration we have just as much unemployment as when we started. . . And an enormous debt to boot!”
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It was Yogi Berra who said It’s Deja Vu All Over Again. It was Edmund Burke (1729-1797) who said ‘Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it.’ It’s been 80 years since The Great Depression. Apparently our leaders in Washington have not studied American history.