It makes no difference if your Democrat or Republican. You are going to spend money, inefficiently and decry the other side for doing the same.
Government is too big and slow and needs to be small. The Federal government is a huge problem and getting bigger every year. Our elected officials are so corrupted they do not discern between a reduction in the rate of increase and a cut in spending.
Yet, we vote the same jokers in and our liberal media decry when groups like the Tea-Party want to limit government.
Lets take a simple idea to reduce our spending in the US. Get rid of paper dollars and put coins into play. This is pretty simple to do and with some great fiscal benefit. Boom save 5.6 Billion dollars!
Better still, lets get rid of the Penny. Consider that the U.S. spent almost $120 million to produce less than $50 million of circulating currency. So let's make that coin go away, like our military did overseas and we the people did for the half-penny.
These two things would be quick and easy to do with long term benefits.
Will this happen? Probably not... Why? For the same reason we elect idiots.