Republican Budget Cuts:
* Programs under the National and Community Services Act --$1.15 billion annual savings.
> * Applied Research at Department of Energy --$1.27 billion annual savings.
> * Freedom CAR and Fuel Partnership --$200 million annual savings.
> * Energy Star Program --$52 million annual savings.
> * Economic Assistance to Egypt --$250 million annually.
> * U.S. Agency for International Development --$1.39 billion annual savings.
> * General Assistance to District of Columbia --$210 million annual savings..
> * Subsidy for Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority --$150 million annual savings.
> * Presidential Campaign Fund --$775 million savings over ten years.
> * No funding for federal office space acquisition --$864 million annual savings.
> * End prohibitions on competitive sourcing of government services.
> * Repeal the Davis-Bacon Act -- More than $1 billion annually.
> * IRS Direct Deposit: Require the IRS to deposit fees for some services it offers (such as processing payment plans for taxpayers) to the Treasury, instead of allowing it to remain as part of its budget --$1.8 billion savings over ten years.
> * Require collection of unpaid taxes by federal employees --$1 billion total savings.
WHAT THE HELL IS THISABOUT?>
* Prohibit taxpayer funded union activities by federal employees --$1.2 billion savings over ten years.
> * Sell excess federal properties the government does not make use of --$15 billion total savings.
> * Eliminate death gratuity for Members of Congress.WHAT???
> * Eliminate Mohair Subsidies --$1 million annual savings.
> * Eliminate taxpayer subsidies to the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change --$12.5 million annual savings WELL ISN'T THAT SPECIAL
> * Eliminate Market Access Program --$200 million annual savings.
> * USDA Sugar Program --$14 million annual savings.
> * Subsidy to Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)--$93 million annual savings.
> * Eliminate the National Organic Certification Cost-Share Program --$56.2 million annual savings.
> * Eliminate fund for Obamacare administrative costs --$900 million savings.
> * Ready to Learn TV Program --$27 million savings.. WHY?????
> * HUD Ph.D. Program.
> * Deficit Reduction Check-Off Act.
> * TOTAL SAVINGS:$2.5 Trillion over Ten Years
My question is, what is all this crap doing in the budget in the first place?