The Balanced-Budget Chimera

May 1980
National Review;5/30/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p642
The article comments on the failure of the U.S. Congress in producing a balanced budget for 1981. It states the cost of federal programs for 1981. It presents the statement issued by James Capra, chief of the budget projections unit of the Congressional Budget Office, on the issue. An overview of the tax collections for the 1980-82 period is provided.


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