Pentagon budget to cut military, canc...

Pentagon budget to cut military, cancel programs

There are 122 comments on the Reuters story from Jan 25, 2012, titled Pentagon budget to cut military, cancel programs. In it, Reuters reports that:

The Pentagon will preview a budget proposal this week that begins to implement $487 billion in spending cuts over the next decade by trimming the size of the military and canceling or scaling back some weapons programs.

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#136 Jan 28, 2012
Mykro wrote:
<quoted text>Yes, especially those like you living with mom and sis in a broken down doublewide.
It isn't a double wide, it's a single with an awning and a tip out.

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#138 Jan 28, 2012
Exactly. The reality is there is no way to keep paying the big federal and state pensions or to keep paying SS and Medicare unless we want to borrow 4 trillion dollars every year. We are at defaulting on the debt and having to do away with all of those things. There is NO money for more wars. There isn't even money to pay the baby boomers SS and Medicare. At least Santorum and Romney are being honest about it. Santorum said the other night in order to pay everyone 55 and older SS and Medicare, we would have to run up tons and tons of debt. Newt goes around and promises every state billions in new spending and promises everyone new programs and that he can pay everyone over 55 SS and Medicare and he wants a war in Cuba and Veneuzela and in Iran. He's so full of crap it is not even funny. He is insane is what he is. There is no more money and no way to continue to borrow money. The reality is about how are they going to get rid of the entitlements.

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