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Tax Revenues Projected to Hit All-Time High in 2013

Mike4166 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 10:41 AM
And overwhelmed W in the realm of spending, bozo. I really should apologize to bozo for the comparison.
Petrus64 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 11:22 AM
6 billion per day...

10 billion per day...

Let's play "how much are they spending these days"?
GustaveMolinari Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 10:52 AM
Right Mike, W gets a pass because he's a Republican.

Good luck with that type of thinking.

The Congressional Budget Office anticipates that federal tax receipts will hit an all-time high of $2.7 trillion this fiscal year, yet the annual deficit will still clock in between $800 and $900 billion.  We have a spending problem:

An impasse over the shape of the federal budget keeps boiling down to this basic plotline: Democrats say the solution to high deficits must include more tax revenue, while Republicans say the fundamental problem is spending. Failure to reach a middle ground has prompted automatic spending cuts known as the “sequester” to go into effect. This wasn’t...