Oh and sorry, I misstated the amount Mittens plans to increase the defense budget. It's 2.1 Trillion dollars above
the current increase in planned spending over the next ten years. So we're talking about a 3 or so trillion dollar increase in defense spending over the next decade.
Originally Posted by seattlelou
Current deficit is 1.3T. Current GDP 16T. Four percent of GDP is 640B, or half of deficit.
Let me know if I am wrong I am watching the thunder bitches.
That would be amazing if math stopped at the fifth grade level. You're forgetting to add in a some variables though. Such as reduced taxes and huge increases in base spending levels, but he's a fiscal conservative.