How much does the federal budget deficit really matter?
Greatly. If we do not reduce government spending dramatically and soon, the era of the American superpower will soon crash.
76% (831 votes)
Somewhat, but a balance can be struck between reduced spending and increases in taxes.
14% (154 votes)
It’s irrelevant. The deficit will correct itself once we start focusing on job production and economic growth.
5% (55 votes)
It doesn’t matter. The federal deficit is more political than economic.
4% (44 votes)
Not at all. If the government runs short of money, it can just print more.
1% (12 votes)
Total votes: 1096