Posts tagged deficit

This seems like a totally legitimate plan for reducing the deficit to us! I mean, public funding for the arts. WHO NEEDS IT?
Sidenote: Mitt Romney is totally full of it, ns2s.

This seems like a totally legitimate plan for reducing the deficit to us! I mean, public funding for the arts. WHO NEEDS IT?

Sidenote: Mitt Romney is totally full of it, ns2s.

There is a way to tally the effects Obama has had on the deficit. Look at every piece of legislation he has signed into law. Every time Congress passes a bill, either the Congressional Budget Office or the Joint Committee on Taxation estimates the effect it will have on the budget over the next 10 years. And then they continue to estimate changes to those bills. If you know how to read their numbers, you can come up with an estimate that zeros in on the laws Obama has had a hand in.

There is a way to tally the effects Obama has had on the deficit. Look at every piece of legislation he has signed into law. Every time Congress passes a bill, either the Congressional Budget Office or the Joint Committee on Taxation estimates the effect it will have on the budget over the next 10 years. And then they continue to estimate changes to those bills. If you know how to read their numbers, you can come up with an estimate that zeros in on the laws Obama has had a hand in.

Mitt Romney would increase military spending by $2.1 trillion with no plan to pay for it. 

Mitt Romney would increase military spending by $2.1 trillion with no plan to pay for it

House Republicans don’t actually cut the deficit, because they cut safety net programs to pay for tax cuts for the rich. 

House Republicans don’t actually cut the deficit, because they cut safety net programs to pay for tax cuts for the rich. 

think-progress:

In a chart: President Obama’s budget cuts the deficit and stabilizes the debt. 

think-progress:

In a chart: President Obama’s budget cuts the deficit and stabilizes the debt.