Comment: Ultimately, I think this is

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Ultimately, I think this is

Ultimately, I think this is mostly true. A healthier economy would allow such massive cuts anyways.

However, I get the counter-argument that you need to raise taxes as well. We can't balance the budget on spending cuts alone, especially since the calculus of his cuts are a little off.

Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:

Overview: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2010/09/12/my-plan-for-reducin...

Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a