Daily Archives: April 5, 2011

Republicans Throws Down The Budget Gauntlet $5 Trillion Over Ten Years

The US $14 Trillion Debt will be trimmed by $5.8 Trillion over the next 10 years if the GOP have their way.   The proposed 2012 Budget bill make major changes to Medicaid, Medicare and other programs. The plan by Representative Paul Ryan(R) Wisconsin and former Clinton Administration Budget Director Alice Rivlin.  If the budget is approved it would go into effect October 2011.From Reuters: