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Tuesday, November 11, 2003

Spending Growth

Check what makes tomorrow's WaPo front page:

Confounding President Bush's pledges to rein in government growth, federal discretionary spending expanded by 12.5 percent in the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, capping a two-year bulge that saw the government grow by more than 27 percent, according to preliminary spending figures from congressional budget panels.


Good thing we have those fiscal conservatives running the country.