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Tax Revenues Projected to Hit All-Time High in 2013

clarityseeker2 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 4:13 PM
"Defense giant Northrop Grumman Corp. is closing a site in Dominguez Hills and moving its operations to other locations, citing the need to lower costs...." go figure
clarityseeker2 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 4:15 PM
Ooops, and another 1,000 jobs lost on Long Island, New York, another high tax, high cost location:

http://www.newsday.com/classifieds/jobs/northrop-grumman-to-move-850-jobs-off-long-island-1.4750479

The Congressional Budget Office anticipates that federal tax receipts will hit an all-time high of $2.7 trillion this fiscal year, yet the annual deficit will still clock in between $800 and $900 billion.  We have a spending problem:
 

An impasse over the shape of the federal budget keeps boiling down to this basic plotline: Democrats say the solution to high deficits must include more tax revenue, while Republicans say the fundamental problem is spending. Failure to reach a middle ground has prompted automatic spending cuts known as the “sequester” to go into effect. This wasn’t...