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The Budget

  1. social security
    Social Security Isn’t Going Broke. Older Americans Are.Cutting benefits won’t make it easier for America to support its growing elderly population. Expanding immigration and raising taxes would.
  2. the budget
    Please Stop Helping Mitch McConnell Lie About the DeficitThe Senate Majority Leader says that simple math requires the U.S. to cut Social Security and Medicare. Too many “objective” reporters agree.
  3. A $10-Per-Barrel Tax on Oil? Obama’s Final Budget Proposal Turns Bold To pay for fossil-fuel-free transportation options. 
  4. city politic
    De Blasio’s Budget Proves He’s Doubling Down on Being a Lefty CrusaderNo triangulation going on here.
  5. the budget
    John Heilemann on Morning Joe: Fighting the Budget Fight“The President pokes the bear and watches the bear run further into Paul Ryan’s cave and he is happy about that.”