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Title:
Where does the money go? : your guided tour to the federal budget crisis
Author:
Bittle, Scott.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Collins, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
xiv, 320 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The six points you need to know to understand the federal budget crisis -- So what's the worst that could happen? -- A little clarification is in order -- The tax tour (or, Money comes-- ) -- And money goes -- Social security and medicare-and why closing the deficit isn't enough -- If you think social security is bad, wait til you meet medicare -- Glib answers to a tough problem -- Do we have to throw granny out on the street? -- Waste not, want not -- The liberals and the conservatives -- Politics, as usual -- Has K Street become Washington's Main Street? -- 2010-the high noon of budget politics -- Tackling the long-term budget problem one bite at a time -- OK, if you're so smart -- The "where does the money go" voter protection kit -- The last word: six realities we need to accept to solve this problem -- Appendix: Places to go, people to meet.
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ISBN:
9780061241871
Format :
Book