Tag Archives: Budget

Interesting Times Bulletin (For This Week)

The GOP-controlled House today passed the budget bill, a ‘bipartisan’ agreement that spending will accelerate regardless of the absence of money. The next Republican pol who deplores deficit spending should be prosecuted and hung for fraud; neither Charles Ponzi nor … Continue reading

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Congress Does Deals At Last (Grab Your Wallets)

To much praise from various observers, Congressional leaders have accomplished a budget deal. As the deal dumps the sequester spending cuts in favor of a spending increase, we can see why the deal is receiving praise as a return to … Continue reading

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Obama’s Fudge-it Budget…

The Presidents’ new  Budget is remarkable for two reasons: First, it is the first serious public statement from  a political leader to state unequivocally that benefits cannot be afforded and must be cut, for which unpalatable truth the Prez deserves full marks. … Continue reading

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Leadership From President Obama (GOP: Be Careful What You Ask For…)

The Prez has stood up and led while his party and its GOP opponents in Congress continue to play kid-level games with the country’s finances. He has put up a budget proposal that faces this much reality: It identifies Social … Continue reading

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The Clowns Are Dancing In Washington…

Though laughter is left to you, this is a humorous piece; it’s about the GOP’s proffered budget, presently on offer from Speaker Boehner. Boehner’s Budget will inform you. The good Speaker of the House has smugly offered the idea of holding off … Continue reading

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Spoonful of Phony Sugar To Help the Snake Oil Go Down…

The games have begun as the Obamans ‘negotiate’ the fiscal cliff with the GOP. The marching orders trumpeted for public consumption by Dem Senate Boss Lovable  Harry Reid declare  benefits ‘off the table’ (See how Dems are protecting you?) and not … Continue reading

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How Will We Handle Human Biology When We Can’t Handle Government Finances?

The retribution for sacrilege has always been awful; mere man isn’t intended to assume to himself the powers of an admittedly jealous God. Now, with increasing numbers of men denying God His existence, His mantle falls upon them, having no … Continue reading

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