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Should any and all "sacred cows" of our Representatives and Senators be spared i

  1. The Frog Prince profile image79
    The Frog Princeposted 7 years ago

    Should any and all "sacred cows" of our Representatives and Senators be spared in deficit reduction?

    In your opinion, are the proposed budget cuts, as proposed by the House, draconian as Harry Reid contends?  Should there be an "sacred cows" and if so, what flavor milk?  Please be specific.

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  2. JD Barlow profile image60
    JD Barlowposted 7 years ago

    Simply said, No. All things must be reviewed, reduced and eliminated if at all possible.

  3. duffsmom profile image61
    duffsmomposted 7 years ago

    All expenses should be reviewed and they need to have their salaries reduced as a show of good conscience and willingness to sacrifice during these hard times.

  4. zduckman profile image59
    zduckmanposted 7 years ago

    NO...start culling the heard. Let the Governor of Wisconsin be first

  5. GNelson profile image78
    GNelsonposted 7 years ago

    We only have two choices, tax the people who have the money or bleed the rest of us.  Right now we are bleeding!

  6. NEWSHAWKER profile image58
    NEWSHAWKERposted 7 years ago

    No. They are a waste of our tax dollars for example since the Department of Education was established, has there been any improvement in children's education? Since the Department of Energy was etsablished, has there been less dependence on foreign oil? These departments have made things worst: we depend on foreign oil more than ever, and we are ranked near the bottom in the world  in education.

 
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