Budget is based on Obamacare taxes coming in
Paul Ryan’s budget "keeps the Obamacare taxes and spending cuts that paid for Obamacare, but then cuts all of the benefits."
He's right on two, close on the third
The tax-cut deal "adds more than $800 billion to the deficit over two years -- more than the cost of TARP and more than the cost of the Recovery Act" and about the same as health care reform.
He's close on the cost for the next decade
Republicans "created a trillion dollar prescription drug entitlement program without paying for it."
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