In an opinion piece by Washington Examiner on February 8, 2018, the author tears down the budget deal recently proposed by Republicans. The budget deal, if passed, would eliminate spending limits, called sequestration to increase spending by $300 billion over the next two years. They argue that increased spending will require larger government oversight, which Republicans typically dislike. The author also claims that by increasing spending, we will need to, in turn, increase taxes.
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