The PJ Tatler

White House Rolls Out Misleading Debt Infographic that Blames Bush, But Still Has No Debt Plan of Its Own

As Iowahawk tweeted the other day, maybe it was a bad idea to select a president on the basis of nice graphic design. Now we’re getting a White House that’s pushing out nice debt graphics, but no actual plans to deal with the debt that the graphics shadily depict. Here’s a screenshot of the graphic. Notice anything missing?

It never mentions ObamaCare at all. It never mentions that the GOP Congress forced a balanced budget on Clinton. It also stacks up two years of Obama versus the eight years of Bush to make Obama look better, when the fact is the annual deficit has more than tripled since Obama became president. Here’s a better graphic than the one above.