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Some Smart, Progressive Budgeting From the White House

February 20th, 2014

These troubled fiscal times are characterized by a few big problems: –too much fiscal drag from misplaced emphasis on deficit reduction in what’s still a weak recovery (with said weakness intimately related to said fiscal drag); –cuts that are too deep in non-defense discretionary programs that invest in everything from upward mobility for disadvantage kids,… Read more