Archives for: August 2011, 06
By Carole on Aug 6, 2011
After yesterday's downgrade of the US government's credit rating by Standard & Poor's, an immediate and already tedious blame game has begun over who caused what and when. There's no surprise that Democrats are blaming Republicans and Republicans are blaming Democrats. The White House is even blaming Standard & Poor's. But regardless of where the fingers are pointing on the cause of the problem, the country needs strong leadership to find the solution and, like it or not, for the next 17 months that responsibility lies with President Barack Obama.