We must be judicious w/ our dollars. I urge my colleagues to consider the future.
Today we have $27.9 T in national debt, which is more than $84,000 of debt per citizen.
Now Pelosi & Dems are trying to fast-track through both chambers a $2 T bill packed w/ liberal priorities. https://t.co/nrQMMYWRJC
Republican strategies include a mandatory balanced budget at the end of each spending year and cutting funding for ineffective programs and projects. source
Democrats focus on increasing revenue to fund the various government expenditures. Generally, this involves higher taxes on wealthy businesses, ending tax breaks for those who earn over $250,000, and regulating various aspects of government.