Richard Shelby stops in Demopolis

Published 1:20 pm Saturday, February 20, 2010

Sen. Richard Shelby stopped in Demopolis Saturday for a town meeting at Smokin’ Jack’s. During the meeting, Shelby discussed his stance on the economy, healthcare and federal spending.

“We’re spending and living like a kid with a credit card,” Shelby said of a federal deficit that has more than tripled in the last 20 years. “The federal deficit, in my opinion, is the number one issue facing this nation right now.”

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