It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
Barack Obama's administration has said they will release the budget deficit reviews in August. The current estimate for this years total budget deficit is $1.841 trillion dollars.
Critics have been attacking this move, claiming the timing adds much needed help for Obama to push his health care plan. Yet, Obama's admin. claim that they are only doing what previous administrations have done by pushing back the review date.
A republican official was quoted as saying," (it is) an attempt to hide a record-breaking deficit as Democratic leaders break arms to rush through a government takeover of health care."
Yet, Obama's admin. claim that they are only doing what previous administrations have done by pushing back the review date.