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babylonsister Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-06-09 06:53 PM
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11. This isn't the defense budget, and yes, there were cuts. nt
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  -Obama budget would cut or end 120 government programs, saving as much as $17B babylonsister  May-06-09 06:37 PM   #0 
  - So nice having an adult in the White House.  BlooInBloo   May-06-09 06:38 PM   #1 
  - He said he would...and he's following through. n/t  vaberella   May-06-09 06:40 PM   #2 
  - As the economy deteriorates, there will be greater need for those safety nets.  AtomicKitten   May-06-09 06:40 PM   #3 
  - The republicants won't be pleased despite his cutting of these programs.  Deja Q   May-06-09 06:42 PM   #4 
  - They're not going to be pleased about ANYTHING, so hopefully  babylonsister   May-06-09 06:46 PM   #7 
  - What safety nets? They're ending programs that aren't  babylonsister   May-06-09 06:49 PM   #8 
     - Harkin has his reservations.  AtomicKitten   May-06-09 11:02 PM   #31 
  - Coming soon to a DU messageboard near you: WHY IS OBAMA CUTTING SO-AND-SO??!!!  HopeOverFear   May-06-09 06:44 PM   #5 
  - Yup.  BlooInBloo   May-06-09 06:50 PM   #9 
  - You'd Better Believe It.  ClarkUSA   May-06-09 07:02 PM   #15 
     - +20 n/t  firedupdem   May-06-09 07:31 PM   #23 
  - I already have my protective helment and flack jacket on order. :-) NT  Clio the Leo   May-06-09 08:05 PM   #27 
  - I guess those "education and housing programs"  Cha   May-06-09 06:44 PM   #6 
  - Either lack of need (for the cost) or lack of effectiveness (for the cost)...  BlooInBloo   May-06-09 06:54 PM   #12 
     - I'm sure they will have  Cha   May-06-09 06:57 PM   #13 
  - No cuts in the Pentagon budget?  blueclown   May-06-09 06:51 PM   #10 
  - This isn't the defense budget, and yes, there were cuts. nt  babylonsister   May-06-09 06:53 PM   #11 
     - Small cuts and large additions to the budget. n/t  blueclown   May-06-09 06:59 PM   #14 
        - If you know, why'd you ask? I get it-nevermind.  babylonsister   May-06-09 07:05 PM   #16 
  - You know, getting out of iraq and closing down all the  salguine   May-06-09 07:07 PM   #17 
  - I hate to say this, but big fucking whoop...  Hippo_Tron   May-06-09 07:15 PM   #18 
  - i have to remind myself - babysteps  islandgirl808   May-06-09 07:18 PM   #19 
  - Exactly I am not sure why people are not understanding that at the moment.  Kdillard   May-06-09 07:22 PM   #21 
  - 17 billion out of a 3.6 trillion budget  Old Hank   May-06-09 07:18 PM   #20 
  - 48 basis points...less than 1/2 of 1 percent  Dreamer Tatum   May-06-09 07:29 PM   #22 
  - Now. can we cut every program with the words 'faith-based' attached to it?  chollybocker   May-06-09 07:49 PM   #24 
  - No. 1 on my list  Canuckistanian   May-06-09 07:55 PM   #26 
  - 17 Billion?  bbinacan   May-06-09 07:52 PM   #25 
  - Seventeen billion when we're flushing trillions down The Wall Street sewer. Who cares?  Vidar   May-06-09 08:18 PM   #28 
  - Welcome, Naysayers! What took you so long? Come in, have a seat.  HopeOverFear   May-06-09 08:31 PM   #29 
     - There nothing naysayer about stating facts.  avaistheone1   May-07-09 12:24 AM   #32 
        - So go state your facts elsewhere-start your own thread.  babylonsister   May-07-09 09:27 AM   #35 
           - lol A little touchy aren't we?  avaistheone1   May-07-09 10:41 AM   #36 
  - Good, hopefully most are faith based initiatives.  joshcryer   May-06-09 08:33 PM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-07-09 02:43 AM   #34 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-07-09 02:41 AM   #33 

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