Rex Nutting's column asserting "Obama's spending binge never happened" has created a buzz in...

|By:, SA News Editor

Rex Nutting's column asserting "Obama's spending binge never happened" has created a buzz in some high places, and it's true that the president's spending levels are little changed from FY2009, the last Bush budget. But that was a TARP-inflated one-off, and Obama must take the blame for choosing not to reverse that elevated level of spending... or for not spending enough.