Budget Puzzle: You Fix the Budget

The NYTimes has a fantastic multiple choice style test/puzzle called Budget Puzzle: You Fix the Budget for showing people what realistic choices are required to balance the (government yearly) budget.

Most significantly, the web page shows the tremendous cost of entitlements and military spending, and conversely, the insignificance of other popular budget cutting ideas (like cutting the size of the government)

Author: Ben Slade

I'm a software technologist with a political bent. My views tend toward the contrarian and slightly curmudgeonly end of the spectrum.

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