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The source of the problem

However the current “fiscal cliff” standoff comes out, and whomever is declared the winner by our increasingly infantile media, it probably won’t do much to solve the long-term problem: Our government spends roughly three dollars for every two it takes in; hence all those trillion-dollar deficits adding up to a federal debt exceeding our gross domestic product and climbing.

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  • Headline: The source of the problem
  • Publication: Editorial, Pages 13 on 12/10/2012
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