The Late Edition: January 16, 2013

Today’s Taxpayer News!

NTUF’s Dan Barret explains the $921.65 billion in annual savings Congress could have used to cut next year’s projected deficit by roughly 93 percent in this CNS News piece.

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick is expected to unveil a budget this evening calling for $1.5 billion in additional spending next year and $2 billion annually in successive years. He plans on securing $1 billion in revenue by raising the state income tax, and likely instating another sales tax hike to cover the rest.