Washington's Bipartisan Deficit Plan----Do Nothing!

The Congressional Budget Office last week released its annual budget and economic outlook report, and although the news was gruesome, the report was greeted in Washington with a giant yawn. The assumption among Republicans and Democrats is that the political rewards for curbing runaway budget deficits are too meager to justify the risks. There’s a consensus to do nothing — and to hope that nothing goes disastrously wrong.

 

 

 

https://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2018/04/16/both_parties_have_a_plan_for_the_debt_do_nothing_103232.html

 

 

 

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