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|Subject: Re: Even SS does better than this||Date: 1/5/2005 4:38 PM|
|Author: JAFO31||Number: 43887 of 75340|
<<<<I'll be interested to see where his argument goes from here.>>>>
"The only place it can go. If the government is to honor its debts, taxes must be raised to pay those debts."
Or the government can debase the currency, via inflation (because the government owns the money printing press), and pay back the debts with cheaper gross dollars.
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