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46. Re: Evening Legal Briefs Nov 17, 2012, 14:42 RollinThundr
 
Sepharo wrote on Nov 17, 2012, 14:18:
RollinThundr wrote on Nov 17, 2012, 13:54:
Since you all seem so focused on not cutting any spending aside from military.

Another strawman from you since the president, democrats, and nearly everyone on this board have agreed that cuts need to be made. Unlike the republicans, the democrats haven't signed some absurd pledge which makes compromise impossible from the get-go. Thankfully the amount of signatories to Norquist's infantile "I don't wanna!" pledge dropped some after the election and we'll hopefully finally see some compromise.

As far as what to cut... I'm not qualified to determine what that should be but I would be okay with across the board cuts. I'm not in favor of shuttering budgetarily insignificant stuff like PBS and Planned Parenthood but I'm fine with cutting their budgets proportionally along with everything else.

Honestly neither am I, but the spending is the root of the issue, not taxing the rich to pay more just to spend that too. The quicker you guys realize that, the quicker maybe the two parties can actually seriously start putting it in effect. Entities like PBS would survive off donations.

The class warfare farce is just that a farce, and it's hurting this country more than I think those on the left realize.
 
 
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