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Video: Every Senate Budget Committee Democrat Votes 'No' on Balancing the Budget

freak4life Wrote: Mar 15, 2013 1:26 PM
Raul , I know this might be difficult for you to understand, the money belongs to the people who earn it, not the government, so you innane statement about the "large cost" of tax cuts shows your ignorance, my question is do you choose to be this ignorant or is it a natural thing for you ?
DevinDenver Wrote: Mar 15, 2013 1:56 PM
Bickerisquicker Wrote: Mar 15, 2013 1:30 PM
"...the money belongs to the people who earn it, not the government, ..."

That is incorrect. Without what we pay for you couldn't make it. Some of it you owe back to us.

Their own plan doesn't even come close to balancing, of course, and they're not interested in other ideas to get there.  The first Republican amendment they torpedoed yesterday called for increasing federal spending at a clip of "only" 3.4 percent per year over the next decade, rather than the major acceleration that Democrats have advanced.  The second proposed making it more procedurally difficult to pass a budget that does not balance with ten years.  Watch as each Democrat-aligned committee member votes in lockstep against these provisions.  Make no mistake, they are explicitly rejecting a balanced federal budget (the...