Roger AronoffRightSide News
America is quickly running out of time to get its financial house in order. With the debt-ceiling deal passed earlier this month, â€œwe missed a major opportunity... by not cutting more, and by not putting together a plan that actually gets at the root cause of our debt problem, which is overspending, mainly by our entitlement programsâ€”Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid.â€ That is the view of Curtis Dubay, an economist and Senior Policy Analyst at the Heritage Foundation, a leading conservative think tank in Washington. Dubay has written extensively on taxes, and previously worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers.
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