TITLE

Speech Impaired

PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;03/12/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 11, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the budget which U.S. President George W. Bush presented in an address to the Congress in March 2001. Bush's emphasis on tax cuts rather than deficit reduction; Concerns about Bush's plans for new spending; Question of whether the tax cut will benefit low- and middle-income taxpayers or only the wealthy; Efforts of Bush to conceal his budget's stinginess by claiming it would increase federal discretionary spending by 4 percent per year.
ACCESSION #
4158137

 

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