Republicans are quick to tell us that because of the deficit “crisis” we can’t do everything. We have to make choices courtesy of the Center for American Progress. So, here are some choices. Ask your Republican and Tea Party friends to how they would choose—fund the program at risk or provide the tax break for the wealthy? See what the jerks choose.
Demos provides a full page score card on various budget and deficit reduction proposals with grades. See the comparison here: http://www.ourfiscalsecurity.org/storage/Demos_reportcard_onepage.pdf
and the full analysis here: http://www.ourfiscalsecurity.org/storage/Demos_reportcard_full.pdf
Check it out.