Economy

All Republican Candidates Say They Would Reject Deficit Deal With 10 To 1 Ratio Of Spending Cuts To Revenue

CREDIT:

When asked during tonight’s GOP presidential primary debate if they would walk away from a deficit reduction deal that had a spending cut to revenue ratio of 10 to 1, all of the candidates raised their hands to indicate that they would.

During the debate over raising the debt ceiling, Republicans walked away from a deal that had a spending cut to revenue ratio of 3 to 1. Read our live blog of tonight’s debate here.