As promised, here are two more proposals House Republicans have offered to President Obama in order to reduce the deficit and save taxpayer’s money.
Terminating Duplicative Education Programs
The Department of Education currently administers hundreds of separate education programs. Many of these programs are duplicative of other programs. In many cases, schools have the flexibility to use other federal funds for the purposes of some of these targeted programs. Eliminating duplicative education programs will streamline Federal education initiatives and provide savings. The President recognized this when he proposed terminating several duplicative programs in his budget. Building on the President’s recommendations, additional savings can be achieved by eliminating the following programs:
Congressman John Campbell was first elected to Congress in December of 2005. He brings with him to Washington a quarter century of experience in the business world and a record of accomplishment in both chambers of the California Legislature.
Congressman John Campbell represents California’s 48th Congressional District which encompasses Newport Beach, Irvine, Tustin, Lake Forest, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Woods, Laguna Niguel, Aliso Viejo, Dana Point and parts of San Juan Capistrano and Santa Ana.
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