June 23, 2017

This Year, No Rep Endorsement for President

November 4, 2012
The Repository (Canton, Ohio)


Nothing illustrates the deficiencies of their campaigns better than the nonpartisan Concord Coalition’s recent analysis of their fiscal policies. Gov. Romney “has certainly given insufficient detail to establish that he has a credible plan to balance the budget,” and the three parts of his plan to reduce tax rates without increasing the deficit “are mathematically incompatible.” President Obama’s plans to balance the budget “clearly show ... an inadequate long-term fiscal goal,” and he has been “as vague as Gov. Romney in detailing how he would pay for his proposed (tax) rate reduction.”