Edwin Vieira Jr (in 2010)

…nothing is being done by the political and economic leadership classes to lift the crushing burden of debt–much of it unconstitutionally incurred in the first place–from the American people’s shoulders. Instead, more and more debt is being shoveled into the national account–eventually to be billed to common people through taxation and inflation–precisely in order to ‘bail out’ the very institutions and individuals responsible for the present financial mess.