^ the way to cut the deficit is to decrease spending. With either party, increased taxes translates into increased spending. DC spends $1.37 for every dollar collected in taxes.
Using simple math skills means if you cut one dollar in taxes you actually save 37 cents. 37 cents less deficit.
Now if you were to say we will cut spending and take every dollar in taxes to actually decrease the debt we might have a discussion.
April 11, 2017