House approves $40 billion cut in food stamps over 10 years

Sep 19, 2013 Full story: Reuters 804

The Republican-run House of Representatives voted to cut spending on food stamps for the poor by $40 billion over 10 years on Thursday, defying a veto threat from the White House in the name of fiscal reform.

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“Giuliani ROCKS - dont be a PC ”

Since: Mar 09

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#1 Sep 19, 2013
Yes, if I can work hard to buy my food so can others. There's no excuse.

“Dow hit 18,000 first time ever”

Since: Jun 07

Obama economics at work.

#2 Sep 19, 2013
Those good-old conservative Christian values on display… Jesus would be the first to take food out of the mouths of the poor and children. God said tax cuts for the rich and no food for the needy. Jesus said “Get a job,(even if there are none or it the job doesn’t pay enough to feed your family) if you want to eat.
God so loved the world that he gave his only food to the wealthy… the poor be damned.

“Dow hit 18,000 first time ever”

Since: Jun 07

Obama economics at work.

#3 Sep 19, 2013
American_Infidel wrote:
Yes, if I can work hard to buy my food so can others. There's no excuse.
So much love and compassion in those cold-hearted words… those little children should starve because they can’t work and buy their meals like you.

Pure evil in your nasty heart; no health care and abortions because the right wants millions more born so that they can keep them sick and hungry.

“Happiness comes through giving”

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#4 Sep 19, 2013
This will become law when pigs fly.

“Giuliani ROCKS - dont be a PC ”

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#5 Sep 19, 2013
Marine Corp Pat wrote:
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So much love and compassion in those cold-hearted words… those little children should starve because they can’t work and buy their meals like you.
If youre trying to make me feel guilty, its not working. Their parents can get off of their asses and feed their own kids...why should it be other people's responsibility to feed THEIR kids? If anyone should feel guilty because the kid is starving it should be them...Its their kids, their the ones that brought them into the world they're the ones that should provide them food and shelter otherwise they shouldn't have had them in the first place.

How selfish is that getting mad at people because they don't want to feed YOUR kid?

And btw, moocher....were not abolishing it were just cutting it which means they'll have to spend it more wisely instead of buying twinkies and M&M's they'll have to buy REAL food.
King of Kings

Milford, MA

#6 Sep 19, 2013
What's wrong with soup kitchens and debtors jail.(Work houses)

The king has spoken.
Ralph

Coleman, MI

#7 Sep 19, 2013
American_Infidel wrote:
Yes, if I can work hard to buy my food so can others. There's no excuse.
Couldn't agree more. Free food, free health care, free housing, free phones.... when is enough a enough.

“Dow hit 18,000 first time ever”

Since: Jun 07

Obama economics at work.

#8 Sep 19, 2013
American_Infidel wrote:
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If youre trying to make me feel guilty, its not working.
Guilty?
That requires a sense of compassion or morality… there is no way I would ever mistake those traits in someone like you… I was just pointing out your mean and nasty streak.
American_Infidel wrote:
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And btw, moocher....were not abolishing it were just cutting it which means they'll have to spend it more wisely instead of buying twinkies and M&M's they'll have to buy REAL food.
Wait a minute… didn’t you just say that they should be responsible for feeding themselves and their kids? So now it is that you want them to spend other people’s money wisely? So now it’s not that they are freeloaders, it’s that they are irresponsibly buying M$M’s instead of “real food”… LOL, you’re so confused that you are confusing your own contradictions, LOL!
Cordwainer Trout

Leitchfield, KY

#9 Sep 19, 2013
My own sister makes so much money on managing a disability health scam that she periodically has to go on expensive vacations to get rid of the excess cash and make up stories about some Liberal counselor gifting her several thousand dollars to do so. Scam artists can accrue too much liquid assets, else some legitimate welfare worker will cut the monthly allotment. This same scammer sister found out she could get more money by "separating" from her husband, who lives in the same Section 8 building and has all the benefits of a continuing marriage. She even gets food stamps. This in addition to housing discounts and she's still cashing in about $1400 a month tax free. She enjoys her lobster dinners, when on vacation to spend the excess cash. Quality character there and it the same crap Marine Corpse Pat would have continued and expanded.

“Giuliani ROCKS - dont be a PC ”

Since: Mar 09

dweeb..Speak your mind..LOUDLY

#10 Sep 19, 2013
Marine Corp Pat wrote:
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Guilty?
That requires a sense of compassion or morality… there is no way I would ever mistake those traits in someone like you… I was just pointing out your mean and nasty streak.
<quoted text>
Wait a minute… didn’t you just say that they should be responsible for feeding themselves and their kids? So now it is that you want them to spend other people’s money wisely? So now it’s not that they are freeloaders, it’s that they are irresponsibly buying M$M’s instead of “real food”… LOL, you’re so confused that you are confusing your own contradictions, LOL!
That's because you were having a panic attack thinking we were going to abolish food stamps altogether...which is what we should really do...

Basically, feed your own kids or don't make 'em, moocher.
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“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#13 Sep 19, 2013
Ralph wrote:
<quoted text>Couldn't agree more. Free food, free health care, free housing, free phones.... when is enough a enough.
Yeah, screw all them useless children, seniors, and the disabled! It's not our job to show them any human decency! Let them eat dog food!
And you, in turn, can eat feces.

“Happiness comes through giving”

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#14 Sep 19, 2013
American_Infidel wrote:
<quoted text>
If youre trying to make me feel guilty, its not working. Their parents can get off of their asses and feed their own kids...why should it be other people's responsibility to feed THEIR kids? If anyone should feel guilty because the kid is starving it should be them...Its their kids, their the ones that brought them into the world they're the ones that should provide them food and shelter otherwise they shouldn't have had them in the first place.
How selfish is that getting mad at people because they don't want to feed YOUR kid?
And btw, moocher....were not abolishing it were just cutting it which means they'll have to spend it more wisely instead of buying twinkies and M&M's they'll have to buy REAL food.
Sociopaths don't feel guilty.
Cordwainer Trout

Leitchfield, KY

#15 Sep 19, 2013
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>Yeah, screw all them useless children, seniors, and the disabled! It's not our job to show them any human decency! Let them eat dog food!
And you, in turn, can eat feces.
What's really funny is that Larry says this "caring" garbage at the same time he'd continue shitcanning 1.6 Billion people on Earth living in dung huts without electricity to further Obama's green energy scams (just because Obama is Black.)
Gary

Bellingham, WA

#16 Sep 19, 2013
How about House Republicans taking a cut in their
taxpayer-funded salaries, I mean, since none of them do anything anyway, totally useless to America.

Oh, wait, they did defund Obamacare for the 42nd time.

Hard working Amwerican Taliban.

“Giuliani ROCKS - dont be a PC ”

Since: Mar 09

dweeb..Speak your mind..LOUDLY

#17 Sep 19, 2013
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>Sociopaths don't feel guilty.
You would know more about that than me.
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“Giuliani ROCKS - dont be a PC ”

Since: Mar 09

dweeb..Speak your mind..LOUDLY

#19 Sep 19, 2013
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>Yeah, screw all them useless children, seniors, and the disabled! It's not our job to show them any human decency! Let them eat dog food!
And you, in turn, can eat feces.
Their families should be financially supporting them, taxpayers should be the last resort.

Or you can take them in, Larry ...since youre such a bleeding heart, compassionate, tolerant liberal.

Well??

Since: Feb 13

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#20 Sep 19, 2013
American_Infidel wrote:
Yes, if I can work hard to buy my food so can others. There's no excuse.
Does that include the children of a single mom that is working 40 hours a week for minimum wage?
Cordwainer Trout

Leitchfield, KY

#21 Sep 19, 2013
I'll give ten to one odds that even Larry won't let Gary anywhere near his dog.
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GruntOinkPig

Seattle, WA

#24 Sep 19, 2013
Yes, punish them!

Now all those lazy poor people will learn how to become good Republicans.
see the light

El Paso, TX

#25 Sep 19, 2013
Now maybe the ones who truly need foodstamps will get. No more illegal aliens. Somebody has to stop this invasion of people from Mexico. Its fine for Vets, Army families, seniors-but let them be American Citizens, not illegals from Mexico. Thats a wealthy Country, so let them take care of their own. We have had enough!

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