View Poll Results: What is more important?

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  • A balanced budget (no growth in debt)

    53 86.89%
  • Tax cuts

    8 13.11%
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Thread: Tax cuts or balance budget

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    Tax cuts or balance budget

    If you had to pick one or the other, which one is more important?

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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    Good luck getting a straight answer from any conservatives here. I've asked this question before, and most of them resent the whole premise of government paying for the services it provides.
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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    Quote Originally Posted by Kandahar View Post
    Good luck getting a straight answer from any conservatives here. I've asked this question before, and most of them resent the whole premise of government paying for the services it provides.
    But all they have to do is say which one is the most favorable option.... lol

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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    A balanced budget
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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    A balanced budget.
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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    Overall I dont mind government spending as long as it is done effectively. A balanced budget helps ensure that it is spent effectively as the revenues required for the spending is collected immediately. It is far less likely voters are going to vote for higher taxes for poorly spent money
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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    As bad as our politicians are, at least we have a law that they must balance the budget.I have no doubt that we would owe many trillions of dollars otherwise.

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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    A balanced budget but that does not mean we need to be over taxed. Spending needs to come under control. The problem now is that Obamacare will make this impossible.

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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    Balanced budget.
    Lower taxes are useless if we end up so deep in debt we have to devalue the dollar to get out of it.
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    Re: Tax cuts or balance budget

    Quote Originally Posted by sazerac View Post
    As bad as our politicians are, at least we have a law that they must balance the budget.I have no doubt that we would owe many trillions of dollars otherwise.
    Are we talking state level or federal level??
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