Spending is biggest driver of deficit WASHINGTON — Even Jonathan Swift, who said promises and pie crusts are made to be broken, might have marveled at the limited shelf life of Barack Obama’s promise of a “balanced” deficit-reduction p...
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By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Beltway politicians make me blush It’s at times like this I’m ashamed to admit I live inside the Beltway. Well, that’s probably not specific enough since I’m usually ashamed to admit I live inside the Beltway. Still, the second you...
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 | 1 |
By JONAH GOLDBERG Tribune Media ServicesThe Paducah Sun
Ending foreign aid won’t solve our woes WASHINGTON — America is entering a period of prolonged austerity. The entitlement commitments made in a past generation have been rendered untenable by demographics and health cost inflation. The p...
Dec 04, 2012 | 0 | 1 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun