Jeff2201 Wrote:
Jan 23, 2013 11:50 PM
I love you Michael and consider you a national treasure, but your idea is completely unrealistic and you must know so in your heart. And your title is very misleading, since you left off the "per-" from the cent. I would demand at a minimum a 1:1 swap for expenditures to revenue, but honest intelligent people know how to solve this problem, instantly, through a series of fixed across the board cuts by percentage through a staged process. The math is not difficult, and managers in government positions would have to do something for the first time in their government careers: manage! It would be their decision along with their co-workers, cut costs, cut positions, cut overhead, cut salaries, gain revenue through efficiencies, ...