Eliminating some 3600 post offices – mostly rural – will save the USPS less than seven tenths of one percent of their operating budget, but nationally, a number of tribal communities will be hit.
NASA is an engine of innovation and inspiration as well as the world’s premier space exploration agency, and we are well served by politicians working to keep it that way, instead of turning it into a mere jobs program, or worse, cutting its budget.
Together we can and must fight for justice for our children and protect them from draconian tax cuts and budget choices that threaten their survival, education and preparation for the future. If they are not ready for tomorrow, neither is America.
Balancing a nominal budget will solve nothing, and attempting to achieve such a spurious balance will produce much mischief.
It’s insane to try to balance the budget.
Now that judges embrace forcibly starving someone to death, Congress should use its appropriation power to starve the judicial budget.
Deficits do not in themselves produce inflation, nor does a balanced budget assure a stable price level.
The insane pursuit of the holy grail of a balanced budget in the end is going to drive the economy into a depression.
If American women would increase their voting turnout by ten percent, I think we would see an end to all of the budget cuts in programs benefiting women and children.
The nominal budget is a poor indicator of the impact of government outlays and revenues.