Total government spending has exploded by 40 percent since 2002!
How about we stop paying people's salaries with tax dollars when they actually work for private enterprise. They call it Official Time -really!

States' Dependence on Federal Spending: According to new research from the Pew Charitable Trusts' Fiscal Federalism Initiative, more than 1 out of every 3 dollars states spend comes from a federal fund or grant.

The answer to the problem is obvious -- spending growth always outpaces revenue growth!
What is the Story on Debt & Spending?  The government always spends more than it takes in more ...
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