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Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Which Balanced Budget Amendment?


“The summer deal to raise the nation’s borrowing limit also brought a promise that Congress would vote on a constitutional amendment to require a balanced budget. Now the question is: Which balanced-budget amendment? There are at least 18 proposed amendments pending in Congress, each with a different approach.” (USA Today)

Less here than meets the eye.

FEE Timely Classic
“A Balanced Budget Amendment” by Hans F. Sennholz