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Here’s your chance to see how you’d solve the U.S. debt problem

(Originally published July 6, 2011) If you want to understand more about the choices that have to be made to restore fiscal responsibility at the federal level, play the Stabilize the Debt simulation game offered online by The Committee for … Continue reading

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Congress doesn’t talk to people but to “constituencies”

I heard an interesting comment this morning in a discussion about the debt ceiling debate. “Congressmen don’t talk to the ‘people’ anymore,” this person said. “They talk with their constituencies, and that’s a far different thing.” Here’s what she meant: … Continue reading

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Here’s your chance to see how you’d solve the U.S. debt problem

If you want to understand more about the choices that have to be made to restore fiscal responsibility at the federal level, play the Stabilize the Debt simulation game offered online by The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, a … Continue reading

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