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Under Obama Foreign Aid Spending Increases, Trumps Border Security by 76 Percent

SuperThumpasauras Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 10:30 PM
I have never cited MSNBC, at any frequency level. Fox News has high ratings because there's a lot of dumb conservatives in America, people who gladly embrace ignorance, fear and hatred. It's sad but true. ------------------------------------------------------- So, you assert that Fox news has such lofty ratings, higher than CNN in fact, mainly because their core demographic is stupid. Then you elevate yourself over those you hold in contempt by saying only they hate their country, as evidenced by a disagreement with your politics. In short, you feel conservatives are stupid, liberals are smart, Fox News is evil and propaganda, and generalizations are disgraceful. Congrats, you are what you hate, an intolerant fan of stereotypes
brimley Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 10:46 PM
Aura just stated that her opinion came from Rachel Maddow .

Isn't that little feller on MSDNC?
Lance852 Wrote: Oct 02, 2012 10:34 PM

According to the U.S. Treasury, U.S. spending on foreign aid has not only skyrocketed, it also trumps the amount spent on U.S. border security. CNS News has the details:

From fiscal 2008 to fiscal 2011, according to the U.S. Treasury, the federal government increased spending on foreign aid by 80 percent and, in fiscal 2011, spent 76 percent more on foreign aid than it did securing the borders of the United States.

In fiscal 2008, the government spent a total of $11.427 billion in international assistance programs, according to the Monthly Treasury Statement. In fiscal...