This is all well and good but it's irrelevant.
And it's unprincipled.
A few fewer lattes are not no big deal.
They're a HORRIFIC deal multiplied by millions, as any sensible economist can predict.
If we want to beat the cancer that is the federal government, we must starve it.
Increases in taxes have never ever in history reduced the deficit.
They just feed the beast.
The problem is spending, not revenue.
HOLD THE LINE.