TITLE

Washington's budget balancing act

AUTHOR(S)
Goodrich, Lawrence J.
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/11/98, Vol. 90 Issue 53, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the debate in United States politics over what to do with expected budget surpluses in the late 1990s. Proposals from President Bill Clinton for increased spending; Why Republicans want the surplus used to reduce the national debt and to enable a tax cut; Why Clinton's proposal to use some of the funds from the tobacco settlement to pay for his programs has made the issues more confusing.
ACCESSION #
213064

 

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