September 14, 2008

THERE'S THE POSITION YOU WANT YOUR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE TO BE IN...:

Obama Tax Plan Veers From Pay-as-You-Go (David Clarke and Richard Rubin, 9/14/08, Congressional Quarterly)

Barack Obama ’s campaign-trail accounting method is putting congressional Democrats in an awkward position: Their own presidential candidate is undermining the rule they use to fight the federal deficit.

While the issue is arcane, it could determine whether the next Congress would have to find trillions of dollars in offsets for Obama’s tax proposals if he were elected president.


...less responsible than Nancy Pelosi.

Posted by Orrin Judd at September 14, 2008 7:18 PM
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