Budget FlimFlam: Spend More & Report Cuts

Much of the media’s “information” about the federal budget is deception made possible by the arcane budgeting process in Congress.  President Obama didn’t invent the process.  But he’s an enthusiastic practitioner of the deception. When the President delivered his 2012 budget to Congress the media shouted “$1.1 trillion in cuts!”  Did this mean the government […]