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Looming Budget Cuts Force “Average” Joe Biden to Start Taking Amtrak Again, or Something

Linda295 Wrote: Feb 28, 2013 2:47 PM
How often does he go home? We pay for a terrific Vice President's mansion right here in DC!
Dyadd Wrote: Feb 28, 2013 2:50 PM
Nelson Rockefeller made it far more plush than the White House.

The White House wants you to believe that tomorrow’s looming “sequester” cuts will be so devastating and draconian that once they take effect, America as we know it will cease to exist. But on Wednesday perhaps the fear-mongering reached a new level of insane when the vice president announced publicly he would no longer accept military aircraft escorts during his weekend sojourns, and instead take public transportation to save “taxpayers” money:

As the federal budget goes off the rails, Joe Biden's getting back on -- with Amtrak.

The looming sequester is forcing the veep to once again take...