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President Trump’s 2020 Budget

The F-35 Lightning II is a prize example of the reasons for a bloated military budget seemingly immune from cuts.

The President’s 2020 budget cuts nothing but slows the rate of increase. The F-35 fighter illustrates the room to cut even the military budget.

Debt ceiling stakes: Weimar redux?

A wheelbarrow of money to buy a loaf of bread. This is what Obama, with his fiscal cliff plan, threatens us with.



As Congress dithers on whether to raise the debt ceiling, Republicans are demanding deeper cuts as their price for raising it—or so they say. Meanwhile, no one has yet said why Congress should raise the debt ceiling.