Video: David Stockman Talks Budget on The Daily Show

By Ross Gianfortune

April 9, 2013

In his book The Great Deformation, former budget director David Stockman hypothesizes that the United States’ budget problems do not stem from Barack Obama, the current congress, George W. Bush or even his former boss, Ronald Reagan.

Rather, America’s budget problems go all the way back to the Great Depression and Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency. Stockman compared the government stimulating the economy to the relationship between a drug dealer and an addict.

via Video: David Stockman Talks Budget on The Daily Show - Fedblog - News - GovExec.com.

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