“To Pay-Go, or Not to Pay-Go”…That is the Question

5 Mar

Just a month ago, Obama passed Pay Go legislation.

Now, a WHOLE month later, he is breaking “Pay-Go,” which is loaded with exceptions and loopholes.

“Basically, liberals in Congress love the idea of PAYGO, yet they refuse to enforce the statutory requirements that all new spending be offset. They do this by designating all new spending as an “Emergency Designation.” This is feel good politics at its worst, because the left can claim they are for PAYGO, yet PAYGO has yet to restrain any spending. Furthermore, the vote on PAYGO in the House helped pave the way for a $1.9 trillion increase in the debt limit. Therefore one can argue that PAYGO actually increased spending in the Congress.”

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