Exposing the Absurdity of Washington’s Anti-Sequester Hysteria

“To save America from the supposedly ‘savage’ and ‘draconian’ budget cuts caused by sequestration, President Obama has instead asked Congress to approve an alternative fiscal package containing additional tax increases.  So why is the sequester so bad? Does it slash the budget by 50 percent? Does it shut down departments, programs, and agencies?  Well, the Congressional Budget Office today released its annual Budget and Economic Outlook, and Tables 1-1 and 1-5 allow us to see the ‘brutal’ impact of the sequester.  As you can see from this chart, the sequester will ‘cut’ spending so much that the budget will grow by ‘only’ $2.4 trillion over the next 10 years.”


Related posts:

Social Security Administration To Purchase 174 Thousand Rounds Of Hollow Point Bullets
Stephen Badylak on "Regenerative Medicine: Possibilities and Potential" at Singularity Sum...
U.S. Prison Population Seeing “Unprecedented Increase”
Daddy Bloomberg Wants to Require Retailers to Hide Tobacco
Feds force Oregon to surrender medical marijuana patient records
Republican Lawmakers Urge Obama To Use ‘Combatant Status’ For Bombing Suspect
Cop Fatally Shot Unarmed And Mentally Ill Man, Forbade Family from Giving Him CPR
Researchers use 3D printers to save baby's life
Canadian officials deny that pooping geese could have spread GMO wheat seeds
Indiana Appeals Court: Motorist Search Over Expired Tag Disallowed
Are Mexican drug cartels recruiting U.S. soldiers as hit men?
Family Farmers Fight Michigan Township For Their Animals
‘Like the end of a dream’: Family finds $300K in gold off Florida coast
Man killed by half-ton of marijuana
Apple Allows the World’s Most Popular Bitcoin Wallet Back Into Its Store