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Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Senate Budget Chairman’s Deficit Plan One Ups Obama


“A spending plan drafted by the Senate Budget Committee chairman would reduce deficits by slashing spending on programs unrelated to national security and forcing lawmakers to pay for popular tax policies, including provisions that protect middle-class families from the bite of the alternative minimum tax. The proposal by Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) envisions far tougher restraints than President Obama offered in the request he sent Congress in February.” (Washington Post, Wednesday)

When are we going to get serious?

FEE Timely Classic
“Government Spending Must Be Cut” by Hans F. Sennholz