'If Not Now, When?'February 11, 2013 @ 3:49 pm (Updated: 3:50 pm - 2/11/13 )
The necessary reductions amount to less than 1 percent of the Gross Domestic Product, so it's ridiculous to describe such reforms as unattainable. If Washington politicians can't come up with these relatively trivial cuts this month, they'll never make the long-term reforms necessary to avoid budgetary collapse. As the great sage Rabbi Hillel asked two thousand years ago: "If not now, when?"
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