News and Opinions on Issues That Impact Kansas City and the Nation
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
It's a Spending Problem, Stupid
The federal government pays more for the interest on its debt than it spends on education. Entitlement spending more than triples national defense. As the Democrats continue to borrow more and more to fund entitlements, things like education and defense are going to lose out.
It's time to cut spending across the board, reform entitlements, balance the budget, and pay down debt before its too late.