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Obama Is Not a Deficit Hawk. He's Just a Keynesian

Smitty41inPB Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 8:48 PM
sign my petition to make minimum wage 200/hr that way everyone can be a 1%er and we can demonize everyone for not paying their fair share.
Over at Investors Business Daily, Jed Graham writes about "the deficit chart that should embarrass budget hawks," which shows that the federal deficit has been shrinking in the last two years and is projected to shrink further this year:

Graham writes that the draw-down in federal spending puts a precarious economic recovery at risk. That's certainly a take in line with conventional Keynesian economic analysis - the Congressional Budget Office has similarly projected this year's sequester to knock 0.6% off of projected GDP growth and cost 750,000 jobs by the end of the...