Republicans want to add a provision to a year-end spending bill that would waive the Paygo law, but they need help from Democrats to do it."So a crude tool designed to prod Congress to face up to its fiscal responsibilities now goes the way of the dinosaur," Bill Hoagland, a former Senate Republican aide, wrote in an op-ed in Roll Call.
Despite Republican claims otherwise, the tax bill would add billions to the nation's debt—more than $1 trillion over the next decade, according to official congressional estimates.
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Like letting your Great Aunt Edna pinch your cheeks or passing gym to get your diploma. If you want to compete with the swim team at school, weeknight practices are mandatory, meaning you have to go, though the Saturday dawn swim practice remains optional, meaning it's up to you.