Quote of the Day - 02.11.09

| Wed Feb. 11, 2009 11:01 AM PST | Scheduled to publish Wed Feb. 11, 2009 10:48 AM PST

QUOTE OF THE DAY....From Rep. Steve Austria (R–Ohio), explaining that FDR's deficit spending in 1933 was responsible for an event that began in 1929:

“When (President Franklin) Roosevelt did this, he put our country into a Great Depression. He tried to borrow and spend, he tried to use the Keynesian approach, and our country ended up in a Great Depression. That’s just history.”

Republicans really do have a unique definition of "history," don't they? Via Matt.

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