Boehner Defends Call for Spending Cuts

Boehner Defends Call for Spending Cuts

There are 1 comment on the The Wall Street Journal story from May 20, 2012, titled Boehner Defends Call for Spending Cuts. In it, The Wall Street Journal reports that:

House Speaker John Boehner defended his demand for large spending cuts in exchange for a vote to raise the debt ceiling, telling ABC's 'This Week' that 'I'm not going to apologize for leading.' 'The real issue here is, 'Will the president lead?'' Mr.

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ohio wrangler

Kent, OH

#1 May 20, 2012
When legislators insist on contracts going to preferred companies--in spite of that particular military service saying they don't need it----it is time to cut military spending.
Our legislators have found that we don't squawk much on what the military spends, so they add unnecessary new equipment to make jobs in their state at the expense of the others. It is time to cut the rug out from under this sneaky business.

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