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Obama: Republican budget would shrink opportunity

Rick0418 Wrote: Apr 05, 2014 12:16 PM
It would reduce opportunity for welfare bums to continue to be supported by taxpayers. Guess obama is showing loyalty to his supporters

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the Republican budget proposal would shrink opportunity and make it tougher for hard-working Americans to get ahead.

In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan's budget gives massive tax cuts to the rich while cutting programs like education and research that spur job growth. The president says Republicans would also take away insurance from 7 million who enrolled through his health care law and would gut financial protections.

Obama says his own plan grows the economy from the middle out instead of the top down.

In the Republican address, Sen. Tim...