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Budget Hawks Question Doomsday Scenarios

karpe diem Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 9:56 AM
at this rate there will be america to campaign in. obumba is doing all he can to bring this place to total ruin, and those who voted for him will go down with him but they do not know it, except hollywood.
There's no doubt President Obama is using the so-called Washington Monument maneuver in the fight with Republicans over sequestration budget cuts. It's a time-honored tactic of bureaucratic warfare: When faced with cuts, pick the best-known and most revered symbol of government and threaten to shut it down. Close the Washington Monument and say, "See? This is what happens when you cut the budget." Meanwhile, all sorts of other eminently cuttable government expenditures go untouched.

So now Obama is warning of drastic cuts in food safety, air traffic control, police and fire protection -- in all sorts of services that will...

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