Cut Spending First-If Congress is Truly Worried About the Deficit, it Should Restrain Runaway Spending


Congressional critics of the president’s $2.23 trillion budget proposal have narrowly focused their complaints on tax cuts and budget deficits. Have they forgotten that under our system of government the president proposes a budget and the Congress appropriates? Have they forgotten that the president has proposed the largest federal budget in history? If they do not like the size of the budget deficit, why don