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Eliminate corporate subsidies and reconfigure to a more equitable tax structure which forces trickle down. 7 years ago from a Green in Gainesville, GA
Reduce military spending and increase taxes, especially on large corporations. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Reynolds, GA
The government should manage the money it already receives to reduce the national debt and should cut out bureaucracy and waste from public programs, to make them less costly to taxpayers. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Tampa, FL
Spending should be reviewed on an individual basis and taxes should be increased in some instances. 7 years ago from a Green in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Government should get their pay rolls in line with the real world.
All branches of government should be getting pay cuts, the higher the
GS level the higher the cut. and all Medical, and other benefits should
be the same as what they require and force the rest of us to do.
Obama care, 401k's, no pension plans, for elected official.
And no more than 30% of a average yearly salary
for the rest of the government employees. with no double
dipping for any government employee. 7 years ago from a Republican in San Francisco, CA
Cutting the salaries of overpaid government workers like Those in a Congress would be a better idea. 7 years ago from a Republican in Hatfield, PA
Government overspending needs to be curbed, starting with every voted official in Washington DC. Politicians have absolutely no concept of their constituent's financial straits, yet they keep voting themselves raises at the public's expense. 7 years ago from a Green in Eugene, OR
Not at this time. Stabilize the economy, which in turn will create more jobs, then the debt can be reduced. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Hood River, OR
Fix the tax codes so it's fair and leave the programs alone that are in place to help lower income, elderly, children, veterans and the disabled. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Boynton Beach, FL
The government should increase NASA's budget as a means of increasing American innovation and as a means of improving our economy. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Gilbert, AZ
we need to address the National Debt but we need to do this by addressing the many different issues surrounding that debt. The two biggest issues with the National Debt are Social Security and Military Spending.
The issue with social security is an individual who receives those payments ends up taking more funds out of the program than what they put into it. We need to address this in order to be sure the system can survive. We cannot expect a system to work when everyone is taking more out of the money pot than what they are putting into it. The other issue is that the average length of life has increased since the program was put into place. This means we are sending out more checks over time than we have been in the past. To fix that we need to raise the age at which you start receiving those checks so it evens out.
The other issue we have is our bloated military spending. We spend more on our military than most major governments (some of those being our allies) do on theirs, combined.
There is no reason for military spending to that degree when we aren't fighting against anything. We are simply building tanks, ships, and Humvees to go sit in military bases unused. The military has told congress they don't need anymore equipment but congress just keeps pushing out new equipment because they come from states where the building of tanks, ships, and so on benefits them. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Staten Island, NY
Reduce the governments ability to spend , eliminate pork added to bills, reduce the pay and perks for elected polititions. 7 years ago from a Republican in Big Stone Gap, VA
No, severe cuts to the Department of Defense should be initiated to compensate and imperialist wars be ended. 7 years ago from a Green in Elkhart, IN
As long as it gets rid of Pork barrel projects, then cut the spending. 7 years ago from a Republican in Olmsted Falls, OH
The government should stop funding certain organizations and financial involvement in state responsibilities. 7 years ago from a Libertarian in Kingman, AZ
The federal government should close many agencies like NSA, Dept of Ed, add term limits-let tax payers set wages for Congress and Senate and stop funding MOST social(ist) programs. 7 years ago from a Republican in Richmond, KY
In particular vast cuts need to be made to military spending and the black budgets of so-called security agencies which are secret and not accountable to anyone. 7 years ago from a Libertarian in Cornwallville, NY
Reduce the size of government AND their ability to raise taxes! So many entities have the power to raise their fair share of funding without relying on the government. America is a generous nation, and will decide what deserves funding and what... 7 years ago from a Republican in Elizabeth City, NC
Raise taxes and allow people too choose how they want their taxes spent . a certain percentage allowed for military, health care, infrastructure, the rest the taxpayers choice. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Clay City, KY
Yes, cut spending across the board including military, since we don't use it properly anyway, and LOWER taxes, because history demonstrably and repeatedly proves that lowering taxes stimulates economic activity, which grows the economy, expands the... 7 years ago from a Republican in Pittsburgh, PA
Government needs to regain its fiat to control money from the banks as well as become more fiscally flexible and responsible. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Lindsay, CA
Yes they should. Starting on Capitol Hill. The senseless spending by Congressmen and Senators is despicable. Its time the leaders of the country start living like the backbone of the country (middle class)!!. 7 years ago from a Republican in Atlanta, GA
Yes, cut the budget to the Pentagon and increase taxes. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Burlington, VT
I think we need to have a long term spending plan and short term goals with the concept of reducing spending as revenues increase from proper revenue incentives. 7 years ago from a Republican in Las Vegas, NV
It depends on the spending---welfare needs to go away. It was created in a different day and time. It was never designed to be a life style. If a hard working American can loose their unemployment benefits after a given amount of time, we can certainly... 7 years ago from a Republican in Westland, MI
Yes, and lower taxes on small business and private sector. 7 years ago from a Republican in Brevard, NC
Decrease government hand out projects to foreign countries and cut welfare to drug tested moms to cover only 2 kids, if mom can work add subsidy, cut al freebies to foreign students and border jumpers!. 7 years ago from a Republican in Houston, TX
Yes, but not across the board. Some public spending is necessary but too much of it is not. I'd like to see a detailed accounting of public spending and an explanation as to why it is costing so much. Some of it is obvious but overall, just... 7 years ago from a Republican in Sparks, NV
Stop sending Billions of dollars to foreign countries, who would just as soon see all Americans dead. Take care of problems here in the states first. 7 years ago from a Republican in Point Pleasant, WV
Instead of wasting millions , if not trillions of dollars on things that do not need money like the military and sending more guns and troops to the middle east, the government should looking at ways to help the people and lower , if not get rid of the... 7 years ago from a Green in Palm Beach, FL
Cuts need to be made to remove wasteful spending on senator and representative agendas. 7 years ago from a Republican in University Park, PA
No, but theyre should be a boundary and if its past the spender should pay the debt. 7 years ago from a Democrat in Palm Beach, FL
One way to reduce government spending is to tighten controls on not-for-profit groups and foundations. It is usually enough that they do not have to pay taxes. Our government should RARELY award grants and incentives in addition to other considerations.... 7 years ago from a Democrat in Greensboro, NC