Originally Posted by Rohirrim
I think we should cut federal spending to the bone. We can start with all that welfare going to the red states. Too long have they suckled the federal tit.
As usual, Ro gives the war machine a pass.
A trillion a year for war without end -- is one of the big reasons for the present crisis. Military spending produces the fewest number of jobs per dollar spent than any other kind of expenditure.
Not to mention the drug trafficking, the remote control murder of marriages and funerals, the corrupt big contractors, and the many other ways this spending has undermined our political system.