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Conservative House Republicans’ Budget Proposal

anonymous Wrote: Apr 02, 2012 9:57 AM
If the GOP was really serious about cutting, they would give Education, Transportation, Housing, Medicaid,Health Care, back to the states.......abolish the Fed, SBA, TSA, Homeland Defense....let the Airports have their own security, let the FBI & Coast Guard have their "job" back. Enforce "illegal" Emigration Laws & streamline sending them home......take the US out of the UN, close the doors and sell the buildings. Cut ALL foreign Aid by 75% while eliminating ALL Aid to Muslim countries....& China...... ALL Congressman, Senators, Judges,Vice President & President take a pay cut of 20%. Pay for their own Medical & Retirement........(most come from "rich" families or become rich off of speaking engagements & books)
George225 Wrote: Apr 02, 2012 10:42 AM
Amen brother or sister! No need for a pair of kindergarten scissors when a chainsaw is in order. Cut, slash & cut some more. Cut it to the bone!
Mark1369 Wrote: Apr 02, 2012 11:26 AM
A second amen, At least this proposal would get a lot of support from the common citizens, thanks anon...

The Republican Study Committee released its fiscal 2013 budget proposal this week and it’s not horrible. That’s probably a compliment given that the bar is so low on Capitol Hill that one would trip on it. According to the RSC’s numbers, federal spending as a percentage of GDP would recede to a bit over 18 percent in 2022. That’s a level of spending that hasn’t been achieved since George Bush and his fellow Republicans in Congress initiated the federal spending spree of the past ten years.

I give the RSC credit for wanting to rein in the size of...

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