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January 9, 2013 4:28 PM

The 41 percent solution to the federal budget

You needn’t be Sherlock Holmes to solve this case – of every dollar spent by the federal government, 41 cents is borrowed – and I find it incredibly timid of Washington to talk only about chipping away at the resulting deficits over the next 10 years. Why not balance the budget now?

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