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Obama Suffers a Painful Loss in the First Big Fiscal Battle of His Second Term

ROBERT3033 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 12:23 PM
I agree. If I were president I would do it on my own. I would have dept heads subit their plans to cut 10% without reducing services and salaries, but definitely reducing admin and support positions as vacancies occur.

The statist agenda of ever-growing government requires more money going to Washington, which is why I think that proponents of limited government should do everything they can to block tax increases.

This is the “starve the beast” theory, and I’ve previously explained why I think it is a necessary part of any long-run strategy to restrain the burden of government spending.

He would never admit it, but Obama seems to agree, which is why he is dogmatically fixated on doing...

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