Originally Posted by cnredd
First two responses are fom Obama supporters that DON'T want the budget balanced...
You'd THINK everyone would get behind this, but NOOOOOOOO...
Keep America broke...
Originally Posted by pjohns
Would either of you care to elaborate?
And would either of you approve of the idea of our balancing the budget without a tax increase on any American?
I most certainly would.
Note: I believe that 49 out of the 50 states require a balanced budget, according to their respective state constitutions. One has to believe that if the states can manage to accomplish this task, so could the federal government. Just give it a little (similar) constitutional prodding...
Republicans unbalanced it in the persona of Ronald Regan, further unbalanced it with the last George Jr tax cuts.
OK let's go over this again:
expenditures on the right, revenue on the left. These two figures should match.