Originally Posted By: sizzld1
Originally Posted By: ifallalot
Originally Posted By: Autoprax
Sometimes it's more expensive when you neglect something and then you have to pay for that neglect.

So there are things we can cut now that will create a greater cost later to fix.

I don't get how this idea doesn't inform your "fire all the clerks" sentiment,

What makes you think that the things that are cut need to come back or be fixed?

Like NASA? Or the Coast Guard?

National Parks?