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How Baseline Budgeting is Bankrupting My Generation

Texas Chris Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 8:17 AM
Congress has abdicated it's authority over spending, just like it has with everything else. They build a system where the spending increases unless they act to "do something". They've made it so that the balloon will inflate to bursting while 535 sets of thumbs twiddle.

Congratulations America! With the sequestration implemented, we finally cut spending!

Right?

Wrong! Unfortunately, the American public has just been deceived by politicians and the mainstream media.

Too often we hear politicians boasting about "cutting" spending and how they are "reducing" the federal deficit. During the recent sequestration debate, the vast majority of the media, Congress and President Obama all referred to the sequester as "cuts."

During the past few weeks, we have been told these sequester "cuts" will be detrimental to firefighters, teachers and seniors. In order to realize what they mean by a "cut," we must first look at the...