"Americans do want to pay taxes for services," he said. "Americans are looking for more government in their life, not less."
Now the sedative is fading, and the eyes are begging to open, and the puppy love is being replaced by the realities of what Obama really means for America. Here is Gen. Powell on an upcoming CNN "State of the Union" w/John King:
"I'm a little concerned," former Secretary of State Colin Powell says. "I'm concerned at the number of programs that are being presented, the bills associated with these programs and the additional government that will be needed to execute them."
Message to Gen. Powell: You made your political bed, now lie in it.