I remember reading that a huge problem we have with education is that despite the fact that the economy is demanding more scientists, doctors, and engineers, the level of people graduating with degrees in those fields hasn't changed much in 60+ years (I think it may even be down from its peak).
There is only so much need for forestry and communications majors...
Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:
Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a
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