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    Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra money?

    Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra money?

    1) Spend it on more stuff?
    2) Lower taxes?
    3) Put it toward the debt?

    A real surplus, I mean, not a Bill Clinton smoke-and-mirrors surplus.
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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Quote Originally Posted by radcen View Post
    Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra money?

    1) Spend it on more stuff?
    2) Lower taxes?
    3) Put it toward the debt?

    A real surplus, I mean, not a Bill Clinton smoke-and-mirrors surplus.
    i would split it between paying down a portion of our debt, fixing health care, changing our energy model, and upgrading infrastructure.

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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    single payer
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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Quote Originally Posted by radcen View Post
    Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra money?

    1) Spend it on more stuff?
    2) Lower taxes?
    3) Put it toward the debt?

    A real surplus, I mean, not a Bill Clinton smoke-and-mirrors surplus.
    Cut a check to every tax payer.

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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Quote Originally Posted by radcen View Post
    Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra money?

    1) Spend it on more stuff?
    2) Lower taxes?
    3) Put it toward the debt?

    A real surplus, I mean, not a Bill Clinton smoke-and-mirrors surplus.
    Pay down debt. We might generate a surplus via growth in the next handful of years, but starting in the 2020s the entitlements are going to wipe us out, and every little bit better off we are when that happens helps.

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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Build the wall.

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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

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    Build the wall.
    I thought libertarians hate walls??
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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Quote Originally Posted by radcen View Post
    Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra money?

    1) Spend it on more stuff?
    2) Lower taxes?
    3) Put it toward the debt?

    A real surplus, I mean, not a Bill Clinton smoke-and-mirrors surplus.
    Liberals would never allow it to pay down the debt, liberals love more money for government, thus a surplus would never exist.
    Liberals - Punish the Successful, Reward the Unsuccessful
    Liberals - Tax, Borrow, Spend, and Give Free Stuff
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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Quote Originally Posted by 99percenter View Post
    I thought libertarians hate walls??
    Not this one. I believe in Liberty for Americans.

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    Re: Should we ever have a budget surplus again, what should we do with the extra mone

    Quote Originally Posted by Born Free View Post
    Liberals would never allow it to pay down the debt, liberals love more money for government, thus a surplus would never exist.
    Conservatives gave us the two most fiscally irresponsible presidents in reagan and bush. they have no right to talk about debt.
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