DRAFT: Prosperity is a choice and a solution.

I am a liberal left progressive labor Democrat. I believe a good standard of living world wide would go far in promoting peace. Give people a reason to live for instead of dying for. Over the last 50 years the Republican party focused on improving conditions for their constituents. The Democratic Party spread their focus and got involved in supporting a myriad of issues. Each year the Republicans whittled away at every protection designed to keep the USA a healthy consumer economy. The biggest blows came in 2000 when Representative Grahm of Texas set the stage for derivatives. He was responsible for legislation that legitimized trading that had been illegal under New York State Gaming Laws. He essentially let rivers of money flow from jobs producing investing to outright speculative gambling. People had been losing jobs because of a speculative gambling market. That removed money from the hands of people that would spend it. A prosperous economy needs spending on consumable goods. That is what an economy is, trading in goods and services. As the general population list discretionary money they started shopping more f