Wednesday, August 25, 2010

John Boehner's Economic Plan Would Increase Deficit By $3.781 Trillion, Think Tank Finds

House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) was short on specifics during his much-touted economic address in Cleveland this week,promising to offer a more detailed plan as the election approached.

But the Ohio Republican did outline some ideas about how President Obama could restructure both his White House staff and the economy. And in a subsequent report analyzing his suggestions -- which included the firing of top economic advisers -- the progressive think tank NDN estimates that the plans could exacerbate the deficit by roughly $3.7 trillion over the next ten years.

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