Monday, September 25, 2006

US Senate Set to Bust Budget Caps by $32 Billion

This is just depressing. From Heritage: Senate Set to Bust Budget Caps by $32 Billion
"Federal spending in 2006 is set to rise 9 percent, the largest increase since 1990 and enough to earn Congress near failing grades from the Heritage Foundation’s third quarter report card.[1] Most families facing steep new expenses would cut back on additional spending. However, the Senate is preparing to bust fiscal year (FY) 2007 discretionary spending caps by at least $32 billion"