For The Record

September 1980
National Review;9/5/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p1062
The article provides information related to public administration in the U.S. as of September 1980. Republican presidents submitted budgets which would have increased defense budget authority by 62 percent. When the budget proposed by President Jimmy Carter for fiscal year 1981 is compared with the amount he asked for three years ago, the real increase is a mere three percent. Meanwhile, the Republicans have proposed an across-the-board tax cuts. Reducing taxes of people would cost the government less than $1.5 billion in taxes.


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