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Hello_Kitty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-14-10 11:25 AM
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9. What that means is that the number of people who depend on food stamps has doubled. eom
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  -Thoughts about this Child Nutrition Program that Obama just signed LynneSin  Dec-14-10 09:21 AM   #0 
  - Agree with all you said. I understood the importance of school lunches  TwilightGardener   Dec-14-10 09:27 AM   #1 
  - I know, it helps but it's never enough  LynneSin   Dec-14-10 09:31 AM   #2 
  - End of an era  liberal N proud   Dec-14-10 09:36 AM   #3 
  - some days  Supersedeas   Dec-15-10 12:51 PM   #28 
  - The merits of the school lunch/breakfast program are not in question.  Lasher   Dec-14-10 10:07 AM   #4 
  - Not even close  LynneSin   Dec-14-10 10:34 AM   #5 
     - Are you saying it's a good thing to defund the food stamp program?  Lasher   Dec-14-10 11:04 AM   #7 
     - Well let's see, since we're spending $30million more than under Bush  LynneSin   Dec-14-10 11:22 AM   #8 
     - Cough, cough (crock of shit) cough.  Jakes Progress   Dec-14-10 11:43 AM   #11 
     - no one is going to be cut out of getting food stamps  onenote   Dec-15-10 01:46 PM   #29 
     - Have you ever heard of Grover Norquist?  Lasher   Dec-14-10 12:16 PM   #16 
     - Actually it is more like apples now and oranges in the  whistler162   Dec-14-10 01:24 PM   #19 
     - The Food Stamp program is NOT being defunded  frazzled   Dec-14-10 12:27 PM   #17 
        - Hysterical fear-mongering?  Lasher   Dec-14-10 02:30 PM   #20 
           - In government parlance, to defund is to completely unfund  frazzled   Dec-14-10 02:37 PM   #21 
           - Your ridiculous semantics game is not working.  Lasher   Dec-14-10 02:50 PM   #22 
              - Can you demonstrate that it will be $2.2 billion?  onenote   Dec-15-10 01:51 PM   #30 
                 - Sure.  Lasher   Dec-16-10 09:32 AM   #31 
                    - You are missing the point. Its almost certainly going to be much less of a cut than $2.2 billion  onenote   Dec-16-10 01:30 PM   #32 
                       - No, I'm not missing the point.  Lasher   Dec-16-10 02:56 PM   #33 
                          - This from the person who thinks the $2.2 billion will be cut in one year apparently  onenote   Dec-16-10 03:17 PM   #34 
           - He means fear-mongering as in telling the truth.  Jakes Progress   Dec-15-10 12:06 AM   #25 
              - I guess so, Jake  Lasher   Dec-15-10 03:47 AM   #26 
     - What that means is that the number of people who depend on food stamps has doubled. eom  Hello_Kitty   Dec-14-10 11:25 AM   #9 
     - About one third more recipients, actually n/t  Still a Democrat   Dec-14-10 11:41 AM   #10 
        - Whatever.  Hello_Kitty   Dec-14-10 11:44 AM   #12 
           - actually the amount has increased  onenote   Dec-14-10 11:52 AM   #13 
     - "other things"  ipaint   Dec-14-10 03:03 PM   #23 
  - Yeah, this one is a good one  tavalon   Dec-14-10 10:55 AM   #6 
  - Not a bad program. Just funded poorly.  Jakes Progress   Dec-14-10 11:53 AM   #14 
     - As explained above, the $2.2 billion "cut" is an estimate based on shaky assumptions  onenote   Dec-16-10 03:29 PM   #35 
  - thank you nt  Clio the Leo   Dec-14-10 12:01 PM   #15 
  - Thanks.  Scurrilous   Dec-14-10 12:32 PM   #18 
  - K&R  great white snark   Dec-14-10 03:06 PM   #24 
  - This is DU...isn't this normal?! I don't find that there's any good to say about the President.  vaberella   Dec-15-10 03:58 AM   #27 

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