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Tax And Spend Is Here Again
Posted By Conn Carroll On June 6, 2008 @ 12:40 pm In Ongoing Priorities | No Comments
Heritage senior policy analyst Brian Riedl has taken a close look at the budget passed by Congress this week and notes  that it:
It is hard to choose which of these is the worst aspect of the budget. Is it the growth killing tax raise ? The runaway spending? The continued refusal to deal with the reality of the coming entitlement nightmare ? Or maybe it is the fact that Democrats just outright lied to the American people when they promised pay-as-you-go (PAYGO) budgeting that would prevent new deficit spending.
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 notes: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Budget/wm1946.cfm
 growth killing tax raise: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Taxes/wm1891.cfm
 coming entitlement nightmare: http://www.foundry.org/2008/05/20/cbo-to-congress-reform-entitlements-now-or-the-economy-dies/
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