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Jim Slattery on Budget & Economy

Democratic Senate Challenger


Replace reckless spending with tough "pay as you go" policy

Our nation's economy is becoming increasingly unstable, and Kansas families are struggling to make ends meet.

The cause of the economic uncertainty is reckless spending policies in Washington and it's time the federal government learns to live within its means just like Kansas families do. A tough "pay as you go" policy must be implemented if we are to balance the federal budget and end the morally bankrupt spend and borrow policy that is essentially intergenerational robbery.

Source: Campaign website, www.slatteryforsenate.com, "Issues" May 2, 2008

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