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Warning, You May Get Sick While Reading This

WARNING, YOU MAY GET SICK WHILE READING THIS

PAUL RYAN'S PROPOSED BUDGET CUTS

A List of Republican Budget Cuts
Notice S.S. and the military are NOT on this list.
These are all the programs that the new Republican House has proposed cutting. Read to the end.

* Corporation for Public Broadcasting Subsidy -- $445 million annual savings.
* Save America 's Treasures Program -- $25 million annual savings.
* International Fund for Ireland -- $17 million annual savings.
* Legal Services Corporation -- $420 million annual savings.
* National Endowment for the Arts -- $167.5 million annual savings.
* National Endowment for the Humanities -- $167.5 million annual savings.
* Hope VI Program -- $250 million annual savings.
* Amtrak Subsidies -- $1.565 billion annual savings.
* Eliminate duplicating education programs -- H.R. 2274 (in last Congress), authored by Rep. McKeon, eliminates 68 at a savings of $1.3 billion annually.
* U.S. Trade Development Agency -- $55 million annual savings.
* Woodrow Wilson Center Subsidy -- $20 million annual savings.
* Cut in half funding for congressional printing and binding -- $47 million annual savings.
* John C. Stennis Center Subsidy -- $430,000 annual savings.
* Community Development Fund -- $4.5 billion annual savings.
* Heritage Area Grants and Statutory Aid -- $24 million annual savings.
* Cut Federal Travel Budget in Half -- $7.5 billion annual savings
* Trim Federal Vehicle Budget by 20% -- $600 million annual savings.
* Essential Air Service -- $150 million annual savings.
* Technology Innovation Program -- $70 million annual savings.
* Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Program -- $125 million annual savings..
* Department of Energy Grants to States for Weatherization -- $530 million annual savings.
* Beach Replenishment -- $95 million annual savings.
* New Starts Transit -- $2 billion annual savings.
* Exchange Programs for Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Their Historical Trading Partners in Massachusetts -- $9 million annual savings
* Intercity and High Speed Rail Grants -- $2.5 billion annual savings.
* Title X Family Planning -- $318 million annual savings.
* Appalachian Regional Commission -- $76 million annual savings.
* Economic Development Administration -- $293 million annual savings.
* Programs under the National and Community Services Act -- $1.15 billion annual savings.
* Applied Research at Department of Energy -- $1.27 billion annual savings.
* Freedom CAR and Fuel Partnership -- $200 million annual savings..
* Energy Star Program -- $52 million annual savings.
*Economic Assistance to Egypt -- $250 million annually.
* U.S.Agency for International Development -- $1.39 billion annual savings.
* General Assistance to District of Columbia -- $210 million annual savings.
* Subsidy for Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority -- $150 million annual savings.
*Presidential Campaign Fund -- $775 million savings over ten years.
* No funding for federal office space acquisition -- $864 million annual savings.
* End prohibitions on competitive sourcing of government services.
* Repeal the Davis-Bacon Act -- More than $1 billion annually.
* IRS Direct Deposit: Require the IRS to deposit fees for some services it offers (such as processing payment plans for taxpayers) to the Treasury, instead of allowing it to remain as part of its budget -- $1.8 billion savings over ten years.
*Require collection of unpaid taxes by federal employees -- $1 billion total savings. WHAT'S THIS ABOUT?
* Prohibit taxpayer funded union activities by federal employees -- $1.2 billion savings over ten years.
* Sell excess federal properties the government does not make use of -- $15 billion total savings.
*Eliminate death gratuity for Members of Congress. WHAT???
* Eliminate Mohair Subsidies -- $1 million annual savings.
*Eliminate taxpayer subsidies to the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change -- $12.5 million annual savings. WELL ISN'T THAT SPECIAL
* Eliminate Market Access Program -- $200 million annual savings.
* USDA Sugar Program -- $14 million annual savings.
* Subsidy to Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) -- $93 million annual savings.
* Eliminate the National Organic Certification Cost-Share Program -- $56.2 million annual savings.
*Eliminate fund for Obamacare administrative costs -- $900 million savings.
* Ready to Learn TV Program -- $27 million savings..
* HUD Ph.D. Program.
* Deficit Reduction Check-Off Act.
*TOTAL SAVINGS: $2.5 Trillion over Ten Years

My question is, what is all this doing in the budget in the first place?
Maybe this is why the Democrats are attacking Paul Ryan.




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some of these do need to be cut

Others as you said just make you go, wtf.

Homeland security statement: patriotism is now considered terrorism.
I love www.isidewith.com shared it with everyone I know. If anything they realize its not just a red and blue idiot running for reelection.

Peanuts and nonsense. Ryan is a fraud just like the rest of

them.

That's only 250 Billion (at best) a year. While that sounds like a lot of money, relative to the deficit and the budget, it's a mere "haircut."

Of course, they like to tout "over 10 years." What ever happened to "savings starting NOW?"

That's because while you won't be looking, they're going to re-pass all this crap under another name, or simply manage not to actually repeal anything.

They are ALL liars and thieves.

Not a single congressman or Senator on the Hill is proposing to ONLY spend according to the LAW in Article 1 § 8 - not even Rand.

Until someone comes forth with a proposal that sticks to the Constitution - I'm not taking any of them as being serious. Anything short of advocating ONLY Constitutional government is just smoke and mirrors.

Paul Ryan begs for your

Paul Ryan begs for your TRILLIONS to give to his bankster buds: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyJBZYz858M

What about DHS?

I don't see DHS on this list. How about not giving DHS another cent until they fully explain what they are doing with tax dollars?

DHS refuses to explain domestic build-up
http://www.dailypaul.com/278785/congressman-asks-big-sis-to-...

http://www.infowars.com/big-sis-refuses-to-answer-congress-o...

They seem to have plenty of extra money to buy billions of rounds of ammo, 2700 Light-Armored domestic Tanks, mobile check point “Pill Boxes" and grants to buy Snow-Cone machines.

http://www.loweringthebar.net/2011/12/the-homeland-security-...

Edit to list; 900 US military

Edit to list;

900 US military bases in 140 countries cut to 350 in 70.
Net savings over 10 years $2 Trillion.

What makes me the most sick is this:

Yes, most of these programs are ridiculous. But why oh why not cut one red cent from the military budget, foreign aid, corporate welfare, department of education, medicare, medicaid, or Social Security? The only corporate subsidy cut proposed was for sugar but real American sugar has gone the way of the dodo (Franken-corn is the new sugar). I know, I live in the old sugar belt. The cane fields are far more important to snakes, swamp creatures, and alligators claims the UN Agenda 21.

If you noticed any benefits that we actually get from the stolen money are the very items being cut. Roads are falling apart, the post office is systematically being defunded, Amtrak too. The average Israeli gets far more benefits from our tax dollars than the Average American. Of course, I will be dubbed an anti-Semite for saying it. Where's LibertyIsrael_First?

If it is not obvious to anyone paying attention that Americans are target no one right now they should wake up. And it's not getting better, it continues to get worse.

Is that the same Sugar Program where they buy the sugar at cost

And then have to unload it at a 10th of the price months later? Cause yeah, that should go.

Yes but American sugar is like the dodo.

Most producers have been forced out of business. The Everglades flora and fauna are more important.

WTF.....

*Require collection of unpaid taxes by federal employees -- $1 billion.

Are you freaking kidding me. I wonder how much of this is from Congressman and women, the exec and judicial branch? The Feds are on our arses like white on rice if we are late even just filing, and they can't even collect from their own employees. Honestly dude, this makes wanna "burn dis mutha fracker down". C'mon pookey.

nothing short of atrocious that we've been funding all this GARBAGE!

Savings?

Where's the surplus, Ryan?

*Enter HEMP production*

Oh, there it is.

Hemp for Surplus!

If you don't know your rights, you don't have any.

My parents generation preaches...

on how important it is to pay your bills and maintain a high credit score. Meanwhile they let the government get away with this much debt spending of their grandchildrens' grandchildren money. It makes me sick