Dick Morris doesn't know anything about policy, either Blog ››› November 17, 2010 2:04 PM EST ››› JAMISON FOSER Dick Morris takes a break from being spectacularly wrong about politics in order to be spectacularly wrong about budget deficits: Earmarks contributed, in large measure, to the budget deficits that piled up during the Bush administration. Nope. Didn't happen. Earmarks constituted a small portion of the budget deficit during the Bush administration, and eliminating them would do very little to reduce the deficit going forward. Short Link copy link Network/Outlet The Hill Person Dick Morris We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.