Time to Take Charge

Wideanglethinking.com has recently posted discussions about the U.S. budget deficit challenges. Current Federal budget policies put the U.S economy on an unsustainable path over the next decade—unless Congress and the president agree on spending cuts, tax hikes, or both. What is happening in Europe provides a clear warning about the dangers of waiting until the choices are slimmer and more draconian. The Pew Foundation has put together a well-documented, insightful exercise to illustrate many of the options currently available to reduce the debt. Take a few minutes to look at this interactive simulation; you will have an opportunity to see the difficult decisions that will be necessary in the upcoming election and beyond.

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