The Learning Curve

New tricks for an old dog.

Debt deal bamboozle revisited

Republicans are sounding increasingly angry with the deficit-cutting deal, which was pushed through by their own leadership in the House, passing Congress last summer, and requires deep cuts to the military budget starting at the end of 2012.

Huffington Post – Mandatory Budget Cuts From Sequestration Slammed By Republicans As ‘Dumb,’ ‘Terrible’

Last summer I was feeling especially aggravated by dumb Republicans in Congress, so I made a stab at understanding the Budget Control Act of 2011 ( the debt limit deal), and then wrote about it in September.  You can click to the original. It’s not perfect, but that’s mainly because I still don’t understand the damn nightmare called “The Budget Control Act of 2011.”


Written by Tom Fox

08/03/2012 at 12:55 pm

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