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CBO: Debt Spiral Deepening, Health Costs Soaring

Henry VIII Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 12:25 PM
Four years of shamble, and another four to go. It sickens me to my core that 8 years of my life and money will have been wasted on programs and an ideology that has never, ever worked....

Behold, the projected consequences of four more years.  Philip Klein surveys the wreckage described in the latest comprehensive budget report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (most of these estimates assume an unrealistic "baseline" in which the "doc fix" doesn't happen and various unpopular cuts to Medicare actually go into effect):