Origin of across-the-board
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And in this era of impact-blind, across-the-board budget cuts, we see an opportunity.
Some of them, like an across-the-board tariff on Chinese goods, might actually work.Sony Blames North Korea for Hacking, but Washington Left Them Completely Vulnerable|Gordon G. Chang|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There needs to be an across-the-board, consistent defense of the constitutional separation of powers.
An aura of impotence has consumed the government, as deep, across-the-board cuts everyone says they oppose set in.
As a result, across-the-board spending cuts are likely to cut quite deep.
Together, we passed the first across-the-board tax reduction for everyone since the Kennedy tax cuts.