Speakeasy forum: Received in the snail mail today

by: TONI H November 1, 2012 4:21 PM PDT

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Received in the snail mail today

by TONI H - 11/1/12 4:21 PM

a copy of the BO pamphlet showing his 'plan' for jobs and the economy for the next four years.

Can someone please explain to me how he can claim the following:

He will cut the deficit (annual spending...but that only really means not spending more than the normal 'inflationary' increases for the ceiling for each agency or department) by cutting the 'non-existent' budget and increasing revenues (taxing the rich).

He will use the money 'saved' by those cuts to 'invest' (code for spending) in teachers, training, blah, blah....

How can he possibly cut that deficit if he already plans to invest/spend it on something else new?

In case you're interested, this is only the first of many questions I'll be asking about this stupid 'plan', but this one seemed to be the most important one and needs to be asked first.

(Oh yeah...there isn't one word about how he 'plans' to deal with the national debt.)

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