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The Administration plans to control deficits through rapid economic growth and reducing government spending. Well, that my friends is pure genius. These people deserve a freaking Nobel Prize for having finally grasped one of the basic principles of high school economics... Spending more than you make isn't good. geeez...
What exactly is going to stimulate 4% growth in GNP by next year and how do they expect to reduce spending? My guess is through even more unfunded mandates to state and local governments. Oh Joy!
legalize prostitution and drugs, let 60% of the people out of jail, closing 60% of the prison facilities laying off 60% of the government jailors and freeing up that money for education and training while giving the former prisoners high paying jobs funded by people with the money paying huge sin taxes.