New York Times: May 10, 2012 The Human Cost of Ideology For more than a year, House Republicans have energetically worked to demolish vital social
programs that have made this country both stronger and fairer over the last half-century. At the same time, they have insisted on preserving bloated military spending and unjustifiably low tax rates for the rich.
Basic MOST HARM TO MOST PEOPLE
Just how much taxpayer money should we can we waste on planning to murder foreigners? Especially when it deprives our people of the resources necessary for their survival. This time it was preventing $55 billion in scheduled defense spending cuts – in favor of cutting education and programs which are going to be needed by the millions facing retirement over the next few years...