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CBO: Debt Spiral Deepening, Health Costs Soaring

Buck O Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 12:02 PM
I repeat: no one has a right to anything someone else has to pay for. As for the state paying, let's end that, shall we? People might get interested in insuring themselves if we do.

Behold, the projected consequences of four more years.  Philip Klein surveys the wreckage described in the latest comprehensive budget report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (most of these estimates assume an unrealistic "baseline" in which the "doc fix" doesn't happen and various unpopular cuts to Medicare actually go into effect):