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2013 Budget Plan

Who Pays the Bill for Wall Street's Mess?

Robert L. Borosage | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics
Robert L. Borosage

Paul Ryan's Republican budget is revealing, but not flattering. Even by Washington standards, this is a remarkably dishonest document. It claims to be serious, but offers targets that are simply preposterous. It calls for leveling with the American people, but cravenly ducks laying out who will pay for top end tax cuts. Ryan would invest in policing the world and protecting the tax havens of multinationals and turn the Dream into a fantasy. The Ryan budget stands with the 1%. The Congressional Progressive Caucus with the rest of us. You get to choose.

FULL TEXT: Obama's New Budget Proposal

Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama unveiled a $3.8 trillion spending plan on Monday for 2013 that seeks to achieve $4 trillion in deficit reduction ...