bush's tax cuts lead to largest deficit ever - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-30-2003, 11:42 AM - Thread Starter
 
Elphaba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Posts: 6,388
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Despite President Bush's assurance in 2001 that his tax cuts "could happen without fear of budget deficit, even if the economy softens," the estimated $455 billion budget deficit this fiscal year will be the highest in U. S. history.

In the President's 2002 State of the Union message he tried to shift blame onto Congress, saying "our budget will run a deficit that will be small and short-term so long as Congress restrains spending," but earlier this month he admitted his tax cuts account for 25% of the deficit.

Read the full Mis-Lead --> http://daily.misleader.org/ctt.asp?u=1191608&l=5676

just thought i'd share this with y'all!
Elphaba is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-15-2004, 05:06 AM
 
alaskan mom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 195
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
This is very informative, and alarming.
alaskan mom is offline  
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off