Chicken Little is alive and well writing editorials for The Sun ("The GOP sequester," Feb. 22). The world will apparently come to an end when the sequester, better known as budget cuts, goes into effect on March 1. These budget cuts are apparently far more serious than the $1 trillion dollar annual deficits that we are piling on our children and grandchildren.
The Sun's solution, other than to continue its never-ending campaign against Republicans, is to reduce spending where you can and tighten the belt gradually — ease the pain. Great solution. Now let's look at President
Instead, their solution is to start the tax-of-the-month club. An increase in the payroll tax, $600 billion in taxes on the wealthy, and additional taxes due to
If not, shut up about Republicans. We need more solutions and fewer partisan shills.
Robert C. Erlandson, Lutherville