And sharp increases in deficit spending are expected in extraordinary times—during a war or in an economic crisis.
The tax increases and the deficit spending you propose will hurt middle class families.
We are living with a legacy of deficit spending that began almost a decade ago.
But once Obama took over, the GOP decided that deficit spending was bad and centrist Democrats agreed.
But a focus on deficit spending distracts from efforts to address the long-brewing entitlement problem.
And we are still heading for another record trillion dollars in deficit spending this year.
You were talking about debt and deficit spending decades ago.
In time of high employment and a strong economy, deficit spending should not be a feature of our budget.
deficit spending—and always the vital social services for which the government has to spend money.
But an almost unbroken 50 years of deficit spending has finally brought us to a time of reckoning.