New Deficit Plan?

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  1. Annie
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    Not going to make anyone happy department:

    Fasten your Seat Belts! An Even Tougher Deficit Plan - TheFiscalTimes.com

     
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    waltky Wise ol' monkey Supporting Member

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    Granny says, "Dat's right - all dem taxes an' we still broke...
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    Feds Collect Record Income and Payroll Taxes Through March--Still Run $526,855,000,000 Deficit
    April 14, 2017 | The federal government collected record amounts of both individual income taxes and payroll taxes through the first six months of fiscal 2017 (Oct. 1, 2016 through the end of March), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement.
     
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    Granny says is `cause dem politicians is spendin' more money dan dey takin' in...
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    Feds Collect Record Income Taxes Through December; Still Run $225 Billion Deficit
    January 12, 2018 | The federal government collected record individual-income-tax revenues through the first quarter of fiscal 2018 (October through December), according to the new Monthly Treasury Statement. This was the last quarter before the new tax-cut law signed by President Donald Trump on Dec. 22 took effect.
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    U.S. National Mango Board Runs on $6.7 Million a Year
    January 10, 2018 | The government watchdog group Judicial Watch reported this week that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) maintains a National Mango Board, which operates on a $6.7 million budget, solely to "increase the consumption of fresh mangos in the United States," according to its USDA website. "This is a serious matter that is handled at the presidential cabinet level," reported Judicial Watch.
     
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    Ah, always great to see the government spending more on fucking mango than most of their citizens will see in their lifetimes.

    The government fucking sucks at spending money... Pet projects are disgusting.
     

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