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What's It Mean to "Balance the Budget"?

What's It Mean to "Balance the Budget"? | thompsonecon202 | Scoop.it
Politicians use the phrase to mean a number of different things, taking advantage of the public's ignorance on budget issues.
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Balance the Budget? We Can Run Deficits Forever

Balance the Budget? We Can Run Deficits Forever | thompsonecon202 | Scoop.it
The U.S. federal government doesn't actually need to balance its budget. Ever.
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good resource and very helpful when trying to understand

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Should the government balance its budget?

Should the government balance its budget? | thompsonecon202 | Scoop.it
Express your views about the federal government balancing its budget and how doing or not doing so affects the country.
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this seems like a good topic to debate for the chapter 23 assignment

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Welfare for the rich? Private school tax credit programs expanding

Welfare for the rich? Private school tax credit programs expanding | thompsonecon202 | Scoop.it
What sequester? Some states are using public money to pay private school tuition through controversial tax credit programs that benefit the rich. And the programs are expanding..
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Economist Andrew Smithers on Labor, Capital and Increased Tax Rates | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS

Economist Andrew Smithers on Labor, Capital and Increased Tax Rates | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS | thompsonecon202 | Scoop.it
Economist Andrew Smithers on Labor, Capital and Increased Tax Rates
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