Projected Spending

Here is a graphic from the Congressional Budget Office showing what areas are estimated to make up the bulk of federal spending 10 years from now:

Note the amount entitlement spending will make up — proof that the answer to fixing our budgetary issues is not just to cut earmarks. Reining in deficit spending is going to require looking at popular programs like Medicare and Social Security.

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One Response to Projected Spending

  1. […] Meanwhile, our country’s fiscal health continues to be threatened by our bloated entitlement programs. […]

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