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ABC Poll: Americans Are Totally Fine with Spending Cuts

RiffRaff Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 4:54 PM
Cheap tricks!?? I'd never expect that from the progressive left side of the cultural divide. That's almost tame compared to their normal tactics, bald face lies. Most Americans know they're paying for the minorities comfortable lifestyle. Let's face it, working for a living, being self supporting and independent can be difficult and hard work at times. Since some are being offered a free ride at the expense of the rest of us why would anyone want to go into debt or loose hard earned and deserved opportunities to benefit those who don't wish to self-improve and dig in like the rest of us for the common good?
katepatate Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 10:04 PM
The poor should give up a little like the rest of us. They should have some skin in the game as well as the rest of us.
Fishers_Man Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 12:44 PM
Exactly right! The poor need to pay their fair share.

President Obama and company have been beating the drum about the supposed coming disasters of sequestration, but Americans aren’t buying it. Proof: a poll out from ABC news today reveals that the vast majority of Americans are just fine with budget cuts. At the same time, most are not in favor of military cuts, indicating they’d like to see the money come from other places. Some of the numbers:

The public by nearly 2-1, 61-33 percent, supports cutting the overall budget along the lines of the sequester that took effect last Friday. But by nearly an identical...