Obama's budget games
Yesterday President Obama released his budget plan, justifying a $1.5 Trillion dollar tax increase and more bloated government spending by saying every American should do their "fair share." I agree, Mr. President. That's why it is imperative that we do our part to reduce our national debt instead of increasing it - so our children can say that we did our fair share instead of passing the buck on to them.
Gene Sperling’s sports metaphors collided so often during the White House budget rollout that it’s a wonder the man didn’t pull a hamstring.The head of President Obama’s National Economic Council suited up for a Monday afternoon news conference with a full lineup of athletic cliches. “We believe manufacturing punches above its weight economically,” he said, and the administration’s trade policy “will level the playing field against countries around the world.”