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The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office analysis that projected the federal deficit would balloon by $1.7 trillion in a decade under the Republican "tax reform" plan is significant in many ways, starting with the immorality of heaping an additional debt burden on future generations. Its political implications are huge. Under the budget rules, any plan that exceeded the $1.5 trillion limit could not be rushed through by a simple majority vote in the Senate. That means it could be stalled by a Democratic...
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