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How Baseline Budgeting is Bankrupting My Generation

Dan1313 Wrote: Mar 10, 2013 12:12 AM
You are smoking something funny if you think government will actually CUT spending. REMEMBER SPENDING = VOTES! Remember the people in Detroit saying they were standing in line for Obama money, that he got from his stash. Remember the woman who said on camera I got a phone an Obama phone. Most people living off the dole could care less if other people are paying or are going to pay for their government largess as long as they get theirs'.
Texas Chris Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 8:19 AM
The cuts will come. There are only two ways it happens:

1) Congress nuts up and makes REAL cuts, or
2) The government collapses and the US splits into sovereign states.

I'm betting #2...

Congratulations America! With the sequestration implemented, we finally cut spending!

Right?

Wrong! Unfortunately, the American public has just been deceived by politicians and the mainstream media.

Too often we hear politicians boasting about "cutting" spending and how they are "reducing" the federal deficit. During the recent sequestration debate, the vast majority of the media, Congress and President Obama all referred to the sequester as "cuts."

During the past few weeks, we have been told these sequester "cuts" will be detrimental to firefighters, teachers and seniors. In order to realize what they mean by a "cut," we must first look at the...