3.9 trillion deficit
Congress Just Increased Deficits By $4 Trillion, And All I Got Was 2.9% Tax Increase
January 2, 2013
You’ll need a scorecard to keep up with the insanity in Washington this week. The Senate’s been a lost cause for a while, so let’s not even bother with the upper house. Besides, it’s really hard to focus on good fiscal policy while Hooter’s Girls are passing out Bacardi 151 shots, Buffalo wings, and “Welcome 2013” horns in the cloak room. Over in the House, things looked interesting for a while.