Author Archives: Mark Hendrickson

For good or ill, the Ryan Plan is hardly radical

(’76 Contributor) Question for those of you concerned about the size of federal debts and deficits: Would you endorse a plan which would add another five or six trillion dollars to the federal debt over the next decade while increasing Uncle Sam’s annual expenditures by $1.1 trillion? If so, you’re in luck. House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R–WI) recently unveiled just such a plan. Continue reading