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Budget Hawks Question Doomsday Scenarios

thom112 Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 7:53 PM
In answer to your question: Socialists and Marxists insist upon a perfect world. It does not exist however, any government that falls short of their twisted vision should be brought down. There you have the tennent and mental sickness that is socialism.
There's no doubt President Obama is using the so-called Washington Monument maneuver in the fight with Republicans over sequestration budget cuts. It's a time-honored tactic of bureaucratic warfare: When faced with cuts, pick the best-known and most revered symbol of government and threaten to shut it down. Close the Washington Monument and say, "See? This is what happens when you cut the budget." Meanwhile, all sorts of other eminently cuttable government expenditures go untouched.

So now Obama is warning of drastic cuts in food safety, air traffic control, police and fire protection -- in all sorts of services that will...

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