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a budget is balanced when current expenditures are equal to receipts

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The Lehigh Valley Tea Party) is an Allentown PA based non-profit organization that promotes the Constitutional values of individual rights, limited government and fiscal responsibility at the local, state and national level.
It laid the Debt Policy Statement before the National Assembly recently and admitted that it violated the Fiscal Responsibility and Debt Limitation Act of 2005.
Fiscal responsibility at national level implies that a government has a balanced budget and has sufficient revenue to pay for its all expenditures.
Candidate's statement: "We've been acting in a fiscally responsible fashion over the last few years, but we have to balance our need for fiscal responsibility against our responsibility to advocate for education.
This is the first step in an extensive process, but Governor Lynch is confident that lawmakers share his commitment to restoring fiscal responsibility to the 10-year plan," spokesman Colin Manning said.
Fiscal responsibility first is fine; fiscal responsibility only is an irresponsible dodge, as Ms.
Symbolizing an end to Washington's corruption and recklessness, fiscal responsibility is embodied in the Democrats' promise to restore "pay-as-you-go" budget rules, in which any new entitlement spending or tax cuts would have to be paid for by equivalent spending cuts or tax increases elsewhere.
Simply put, it is a way of making sure everyone is working by the same rules in an effort to ensure fiscal responsibility.
FISCAL responsibility in city government is a noble goal, and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's call to managers of city departments to plan for 5 percent cuts for the next fiscal year seems like a good start.
Aspects that made successful partnerships included a project's value to the surrounding neighborhood, fiscal responsibility and all-around financial benefit to the community and development partners.
And increased social spending shouldn't mean the end of fiscal responsibility or runaway inflation.
These concise, reasonably priced works should find eager readers in public and school libraries and in the hands of parents who want to train children in fiscal responsibility.
Because it could be theoretically zeroed out each year, such spending is the best measure of fiscal responsibility.
Municipal bond and coupon volume has been declining since the passage of the Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 1982, which effectively eliminated the issuance of municipal bearer bonds.