The Budget is a Moral Document

Christina Warner reflects on the budget for Third Way Cafe:

Programs addressing poverty are 10 percent of the federal budget. Despite the small portion of spending and the growing importance of assistance, these programs may be the ones cut most deeply to reduce the deficit…

Currently, military spending counts for nearly 50 percent of discretionary U.S. spending. Proposals in the House would actually increase the portion of the budget spent on defense.

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