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|Subject: Re: Little known facts||Date: 11/14/2012 2:34 PM|
|Author: JLC||Number: 655108 of 846857|
Adjust for inflation, and the decline would be even bigger.
Not that big of a difference.
According to this table, inflation was about 2% over that period. And interesting enough, was -0.34 for 2009.
The bottom line, we have more of a spending problem than a revenue problem.
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