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How Baseline Budgeting is Bankrupting My Generation

Eleanor32 Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 9:25 AM
"across the board" are not effective. Our government needs to begin to operate in the same manner that corporations have to operate. How that can be accomplished is problematical because those we send to D.C. depend on re-election rather than looking out for our countries greatest good.
Ann Anon Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 12:39 PM
The absolutely last thing that should ever be cut is our Military preparedness. Not one cent from them until the welfare rolls are cut out.

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...