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Video: Spending is the Real Problem

Posted By Conn Carroll On December 18, 2009 @ 11:26 am In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled

The Cato Institute’s Dan Mitchell and the Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation [1], have produced videos explaining why Keynesian economics is wrong [2], presenting the evidence that big government hurts economic growth [3], explaining how big government hurts economic growth [4]making the case against the Value Added Tax [5], and detailing the real fiscal cost of Obamacare [6].

Now Mitchell is back demonstrating that wile Deficits are Bad, but the Real Problem is Spending [7]. Watch:

Be sure to check out The Heritage Federal Revenue and Spending Book of Charts [8] for more great anti-federal spending resources, including:
Federal Spending Compared to Median Income
federal-spending_04-580 [9]
Defense Spending v. Discretionary Spending
federal-spending_12-580 [10]
Federal Spending by Party
federal-spending_01-580 [11]


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[1] Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation: http://www.freedomandprosperity.org/

[2] explaining why Keynesian economics is wrong: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VoxDyC7y7PM

[3] presenting the evidence that big government hurts economic growth: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pdmNynEwYA

[4] explaining how big government hurts economic growth: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mo192DJqvYc

[5] making the case against the Value Added Tax: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6JDpw8a2Hk

[6] detailing the real fiscal cost of Obamacare: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7oUx0S6Foss

[7] Deficits are Bad, but the Real Problem is Spending: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n9kEmZB5luM

[8] Federal Revenue and Spending Book of Charts: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Features/BudgetChartbook/Default.aspx

[9] Image: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Features/BudgetChartbook/Images/federal-spending_04-580.jpg

[10] Image: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Features/BudgetChartbook/Images/federal-spending_12-580.jpg

[11] Image: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Features/BudgetChartbook/Images/federal-spending_01-580.jpg

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