November 23, 2014

‘Pledge’ Targets Debt — Without Details

September 27, 2010
Congressional Quarterly

Excerpt

The plan offers little detail about what specific items would be cut, leading to criticism that it makes tough decisions appear simple...

Bixby said the proposed spending cuts are not enough to make up for revenues lost by extending the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts, which the GOP proposes to make permanent. “They go way in the wrong direction by extending all of the tax cuts,” he said.