I Am Not One For Cheap Budget Tricks

by Pejman Yousefzadeh on March 9, 2011

In order to get the deficit under control, we are going to have to implement entitlement reform, and rein in defense spending (while accounting for the fact that we are engaged in military conflicts overseas). Anyone who tells you that we can just get rid of “waste, fraud, and abuse,” or that we can just gett rid of the deficit by cutting out all earmarks is selling you something.

But still, cowboy poetry?

Previous post:

Next post: