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CBO: Debt Spiral Deepening, Health Costs Soaring

Jim Oakland Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 6:31 PM
Too many people like AmericanLiberal in congress. That is our problem. Keynesian economics has failed every single time it has been tried for 80 years and still it is somehow brought up. It failed every time it was tried.

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):