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The Republican Budgets Focus on Entitlement Savings

Last week, both the House and the Senate passed ten year budget plans which would bring the federal budget into balance by 2025.  I have devoted several… noch 311 Wörter

Jack Heidel

Sestak ends journey across state as part of US Senate bid

OHIOVILLE, Pa. (AP) – Former Pennsylvania congressman and U.S. Senate candidate Joe Sestak says he hopes his walk across Pennsylvania will ease what he called the country’s biggest deficit – a “trust deficit” between politicians and the people who elect them. noch 115 Wörter


It's all about the deficit

This was going to be a quick post after the budget except that I then spent ages trying to find some statistics and had to give up! noch 393 Wörter


An Open Letter to Representative Brad Ashford

You’re off to a great start in Congress!  You’ve clearly established that you’re independent minded and that you vote your conscience.  I expected that you would act in this way and that is why I supported you during last year’s election campaign.   noch 296 Wörter

Jack Heidel

NHS £800m deficit and targets crisis - patients 'at real risk'

The coalition government will leave office with the NHS in the red for the first time in a decade – and with waiting times at their highest in years, independent experts have warned. noch 398 Wörter



CNS: “Americans’ concern over environmental issues such as water and air pollution and extinction of species is down from last year, and the data show that of all green issues, Americans worry the least about global warming (or climate change), according to Gallup.” noch 312 Wörter


The high cost of eliminating the deficit

Canada’s federal government ran a deficit for nearly 30 years — from the late 1960s to the late 1990s. Successive Conservative and Liberal governments delivered programs, implemented economic and fiscal policies, and ran the country, without balancing the budget. noch 691 Wörter