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NickB79 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 04:40 PM
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31. At the rate we're going, 4 years from now half the country will need food stamps. NT
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  -Why food stamp cuts? Joe Fields  Aug-11-10 01:18 PM   #0 
  - K&R  SammyWinstonJack   Aug-11-10 01:20 PM   #1 
  - Why? Because Obama threatened to veto any bill that  LWolf   Aug-11-10 01:22 PM   #2 
  - His priorities were clear to me before he became president.  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 01:27 PM   #3 
  - Crystal.  LWolf   Aug-11-10 01:29 PM   #4 
  - His 'priorities' suck.  SammyWinstonJack   Aug-11-10 01:38 PM   #7 
  - They do.  LWolf   Aug-11-10 01:40 PM   #9 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-11-10 06:37 PM   #43 
     - Lying? Me? You know better.  LWolf   Aug-11-10 06:46 PM   #48 
        - Please pay attention. We're talking about the jobs bill, not the education bill.  geek tragedy   Aug-11-10 06:52 PM   #51 
           - Bullshit.  LWolf   Aug-11-10 06:54 PM   #52 
              - Innumeracy.  geek tragedy   Aug-11-10 07:02 PM   #54 
                 - It wasn't the only funding source, obviously.  LWolf   Aug-11-10 07:11 PM   #55 
                    - You were talking about a House committee vote on  geek tragedy   Aug-11-10 07:17 PM   #56 
                       - Nope.  LWolf   Aug-11-10 07:45 PM   #57 
  - If they can't afford to eat, then they can't afford to vote  mike r   Aug-11-10 01:33 PM   #5 
  - ahh, but the kids will be sent to school, in hopes of being FED  Donnachaidh   Aug-11-10 01:36 PM   #6 
  - In reality the poor rarely vote  Winterblues   Aug-11-10 04:13 PM   #29 
     - I believe that answers the question in the OP. nt  laughingliberal   Aug-11-10 04:47 PM   #34 
        - Um, it was a rhetorical question. n/t  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 04:54 PM   #37 
           - And a darned good one, at that! nt  laughingliberal   Aug-11-10 06:39 PM   #44 
  - When the starving peasants come to the palace gates and say  hobbit709   Aug-11-10 01:39 PM   #8 
  - too bad they are in Spain. nt  mcollins   Aug-11-10 02:23 PM   #16 
  - A tsarist reference!  Cherchez la Femme   Aug-11-10 02:59 PM   #25 
     - In a book I read once  hobbit709   Aug-11-10 03:59 PM   #28 
        - This is a good description of reality.  PufPuf23   Aug-11-10 06:52 PM   #50 
  - Guess no one actually saw that the cuts take affect in 4 YEARS  whistler162   Aug-11-10 01:40 PM   #10 
  - you mean like they were going to go back and *fix* healthcare reform?  Donnachaidh   Aug-11-10 02:21 PM   #15 
  - So, tell me, what difference does that make? Does that make  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 03:12 PM   #27 
  - Because they're going to be put the money back.  geek tragedy   Aug-11-10 06:40 PM   #47 
     - There is no defense of that position.  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 08:10 PM   #58 
  - At the rate we're going, 4 years from now half the country will need food stamps. NT  NickB79   Aug-11-10 04:40 PM   #31 
  - BINGO!  backscatter712   Aug-11-10 04:51 PM   #36 
     - I think you have missed the point entirely.  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 04:57 PM   #38 
  - Well It is a sad day for sure  SargeUNN   Aug-11-10 01:44 PM   #11 
  - 80 bucks a month is pathetic for your income.  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 02:24 PM   #17 
  - I've called a lot of republican representatives and hated it when they said thanks for my service.  AnArmyVeteran   Aug-11-10 02:25 PM   #18 
  - Broad Brush serves nobody  Mr Deist   Aug-12-10 09:00 AM   #59 
  - +1 nt  laughingliberal   Aug-11-10 04:49 PM   #35 
  - Why foodstamp cuts? Easiest answer in the world, because the poor have no voice in Government.  ThomWV   Aug-11-10 02:08 PM   #12 
  - what government? looks more like a cabal to me.  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 02:21 PM   #14 
  - Hungry people don't hire lobbyists. n/t  rucky   Aug-11-10 02:09 PM   #13 
  - goddamned freeloading poor people  Barack2theFuture   Aug-11-10 02:26 PM   #19 
  - They did not cut food stamps.  ProSense   Aug-11-10 02:32 PM   #20 
  - The effect will be the same. In the less, less $ for food stamps.  fogonthelake   Aug-11-10 02:35 PM   #22 
  - No it will not be,  ProSense   Aug-11-10 02:40 PM   #23 
     - where does it say the INCREASE will continue after 2014?  fogonthelake   Aug-11-10 04:41 PM   #32 
     - Does inflation stop after 2014 too?  NickB79   Aug-11-10 04:44 PM   #33 
     - Very Reaganesque argument. But Obama so admires him...understandable, I guess  chimpymustgo   Aug-11-10 05:00 PM   #39 
        - My thoughts exactly.  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 06:12 PM   #40 
        - +1 nt  laughingliberal   Aug-11-10 06:40 PM   #46 
  - when you reduce benefits, I call that cuts. You can play word games,  Joe Fields   Aug-11-10 02:41 PM   #24 
  - +101  Cherchez la Femme   Aug-11-10 03:02 PM   #26 
  - I like what David Obey said about that:  laughingliberal   Aug-11-10 06:34 PM   #41 
  - To force traditional Democrats into slapping one constituency group or another in the face  kenny blankenship   Aug-11-10 02:34 PM   #21 
  - +1000 nt  laughingliberal   Aug-11-10 06:35 PM   #42 
  - Because New Democrats = Old Republicans  TheKentuckian   Aug-11-10 04:35 PM   #30 
  - Do any of the people ignorantly bashing the Democrats over this  geek tragedy   Aug-11-10 06:39 PM   #45 
  - Salt in the wounds and a fuck you to the unfortunate.  PufPuf23   Aug-11-10 06:48 PM   #49 
  - Fed announces it will be buying federal debt.  yella_dawg   Aug-11-10 06:56 PM   #53 
 

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