Often, reducing spending is seen as a partisan issue. But this perception is entirely false. Out-of-control federal spending is a nonpartisan issue, affecting those of all political stripes.
For instance, President Obama has proposed several important spending reforms in various budgets.
But, as we know, there tends to be a huge gap between rhetoric and reality, across the political spectrum. To that end, here is a list of a few of the cuts that President Obama has previously advocated in budgets 2011-2014.