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Without Deep Spending Cuts, the Republicans Lose the House in 2014

RJBJr Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 11:25 AM
Hteja. If you reduce taxes and spending you have done nothing about balancing the budget. There will still be a long period before the economy picks up enough to absorb those who will be laid off. A better plan is to freeze spending and grow the economy through a more efficient set of capitalist incentives and opportunities.
Okay, it’s official. According to the Treasury Department, the U.S. debt jumped to $16.1 trillion in 2012 from $14.8 trillion in 2011. That’s a $1.3 trillion deficit for the last year. Remarkable. During President Obama’s first term, the federal debt rose by roughly $6 trillion.
 
Now, if they are bold, House Republicans will take advantage of these dismal numbers. Bold means bold spending cuts, as in cut spending like there’s no tomorrow. Bold means implementing the $1.2 trillion spending sequester. Bold means an absolute rock-solid commitment to spending cuts. A new Rasmussen survey shows that 62 percent of Americans favor across-the-board...
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