Republicans Cutting the Fat from the Very Poorest

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Ben Armbruster

Livingston, TN

#1 May 8, 2012
Republicans cutting the fat from the poorest Americans,both republican and Democrats.

After George W.Bush was going to shut down Michigan,Obama with help from Michigan Ex-Governor is bringing back Plants to Michigan..

Yesterday, House Republicans moved legislation forward aimed at preventing any reductions in military spending, even if that means cutting much needed programs for the nation’s poorest. The House Armed Services Committee’s bill provides $554 billion for the Pentagon —$29 billion more than DOD had requested — while the GOP-led Budget Committee packaged six bills that would “slice $261 billion from food stamps, Medicaid, social services and other programs for struggling Americans.”

Last night on Fox News, House Majoriy Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) claimed that the Republicans were just trimming the fat from the budget and getting rid of wasteful spending:

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