A surplus became an excuse to transfer wealth to the wealthy instead of an opportunity to invest in our future.
And the surplus of conceit on display in Kevin's replies is a poor substitute for this deficit of knowledge.
Do you think Clinton's surplus had nothing to do with higher tax revenues?
Romney also noted that in Massachusetts, “with a Democrat legislature, I helped turn my state from deficit to surplus.”
Teams manage and sort the constant flow of surplus riding in on semis from closed bases.
The surplus ammunition and supplies were on board these transports.
While a Treasury surplus is not the greatest evil, it is a serious evil.
There will be no surplus for the reduction of debt, or to meet new demands.
A surplus in the Treasury created by loans is not a permanent or safe reliance.
Nick dug away the surplus earth from the approaches to the bridge, and made an easy grade to its deck.