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Let’s Make a Deal

Looks pretty certain at this point. Short-term CR funds until Thursday, a longer term budget agreement for 2011 would extend for the rest of the fiscal year. Democrats agreed to $38 billion in spending cuts while crafting out all policy … Continue reading

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On the Ryan Budget (cont.)

As noted, the Ryan proposal is an attack on Medicare wrapped in a government spending argument. The CBO released their analysis of the report earlier. The Economist also carries a review of the plan. Of note: Medicare beneficiaries would receive … Continue reading

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