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Reminder: Americans Overwhelmingly Support Federal Spending Cuts

oldervoter68 Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 8:29 PM
Actually SS is closer to 21% of the budget, which makes the problem even worse.

But by all means, let's keep obsessing over tax increases on rich people, which would take care of roughly eight percent of this year's federal deficit -- at best.   Let's take a peek at the data itself, then discover how Politico chose to boil it down into a narrative-driving headline:

Your headline? "Battleground Poll: Hike Taxes on the Rich."  Don't get me wrong; there is no...