The reasons these socialist cats claim cuts hurt growth is because they're talking about govt growth or the need to command an economy which to them, costs money to pay their bureaucrats. Kinda like GDP which includes govt spending where the left claims Obama's GDP has improved. They just never really make it clear.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950