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Sequester-Sized Government Waste Can Go First

Nancy3239 Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 9:07 PM
The tea party wants less government,not no government. And when was the last time you heard of the Tea Party stoning or beheading anyone,or strapping bombs to toddlers to be suicide bombers? You are an idiot

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel complained today about $8.5 million in cuts for classroom teachers in Wisconsin if the sequester goes through. The Fort Worth Star Telegram was more worthy, saying that the $67.8 million Texas will lose in education funding is doable for the state.

“That's a lot of money,” says, “but the state is scheduled to receive $4.9 billion in federal funds this year, part of a total school spending plan that tops $40 billion when local funds are included. What the White House is talking about is taking away less than a 10th of a...