Total federal spending in FY2000: $1.79 Trillion.
Total estimated FY2009 deficit according to today’s budget blueprint: $1.75 Trillion.
The GOP appears ready to surrender on the Sequester’s spending contraints.
Reporters often insufficiently examine how state and local politicians spend federal tax dollars – not this time, though.
Proponents of an American VAT want more tax money, not a fairer tax system.
New numbers have been released showing that the current Congress is going to set a modern-era record for imposing the fewest new laws.
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