Monday, November 22, 2010

Congress Choosing Well, Per Usual

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above: a slide from a presentation by

Douglas Elmendorf, Director
Congressional Budget Office

on November 19, 2010
to the National Tax Association

"The United States faces a fundamental disconnect between the services that people expect the federal government to provide, particularly in the form of benefits to older Americans, and the tax revenues that people are willing to send to the government to finance those services."

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