This I didn't know:
Mr. Obama's budget also assumes annual economic growth of more than 4% from 2012-2014. That's far more robust than anything this recovery has produced so far, and it is at least a percentage point higher than most private economists or the Congressional Budget Office predict.
I'd love to see a reporter ask the president if he believes that 4 percent figure. The whole exercize in mendacity and delusion is so sad.
We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.