Would a postcard pay for the national debt?

All the talk about simplified forms is a red herring. It distracts us from the real problem, which is that the amount we’re paying comes nowhere near matching the amount Washington is spending, and neither party wants to confront this.

Jay Evensen is the senior editorial columnist at the Deseret News. Email him at even@deseretnews.com. For more content, visit his website, jayevensen.com.