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CBO: Debt Spiral Deepening, Health Costs Soaring

Simplecaveman Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 8:59 PM
Why don't read some of Gore's farcical books "Life in the Balance," and "An Inconvenient Truth." That's all the proof I need to know this clown would have been an unmitigated disaster as a president.

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):