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Earth to New York Times: Please Show Us these “Deep Spending Cuts” You Keep Writing About

clong Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 8:02 AM
No way Guy, the budget does not need to grow because of Inflation! The budget needs to grow to feed the Monster Growing Government. The Government is a beast that only gets worse with Size and the Government has grown every year under the current and last 1/2 under the last administration. Clinton was wrong when he said the era of Big Government is over and our current administration has proven that. Kill the duplicity in agencies and make the Government deal with a Yearly Budget and not the Base Line 10 year they are using.

Sigh. I feel like a modern-day Sisyphus. Except I’m not pushing a rock up a hill, only to then watch it roll back down.

I have a far more frustrating job. I have to read the same nonsense day after day about “deep spending cuts” even though I keep explaining to journalists that a sequester merely means that spending climbs by $2.4 trillion over the next 10 years rather than $2.5 trillion.

The latest example comes from the New York Times, which just reported about “deep automatic spending cuts that will...

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