|Super-Committee Dems refuse to cut entitlements, want tax increase |
Democrat members of the Super Committee are unwilling to make cuts to entitlement programs unless GOP members of the committee agree to raise your taxes! With only one month left to iron out a deficit reduction plan, the 12 member Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction continues to butt heads because Republican members are protecting taxpayers against new hikes. Here’s your opportunity to remind members of Congress about whose money it is that they are bickering about, and tell them to … STOP THE DEMOCRATS’ EFFORTS TO RAISE YOUR TAXES!
|US Republicans Call for $2 Trillion in Spending Cuts|
Republicans in the U.S. Congress are calling for $2.2 trillion in deficit-reduction cuts, including significant cuts to healthcare programs for the elderly and poor, along with tax changes that they argue would boost the economy, congressional aides said Thursday. The plan offered by Republicans, who serve on a congressional “super committee” tasked with slashing deficits , calls for cuts to the Medicare and Medicaid health programs for the poor and elderly and other health and welfare programs.