"There's no willingness to talk about tough choices. I really think that kind of free lunch politics has taken this country in a terribly dangerous direction," Ms. MacGuineas said.
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"Tax cuts shouldn't be handed out like Halloween candy," said the group's president, Maya MacGuineas. "Deficit-financed tax cuts are a recipe for a short-term economic sugar high followed by sluggish long-term growth."
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