We CAN'T afford everything. How much is this Inaugural Ball going to cost us tax payers. I'd actually have some respect for him if he said "we did that 4 years ago and we can't afford another one."
Obama is threatening delays in Social Security/Disability checks if the federal debt limit is not raised. This could impact anyone on SS or SSDI as soon as February or March this year.Edited: Moved to News Articles (published current events go here) - okarol/admin
People also need to understand that we need to stop spending, and the dems and the president keep avoiding spending cuts. That means forfeting the inaugural ball and not going on vacations all over the world and back and forth to Hawaii 5 times at Christmas. It all adds up. STOP SPENDING. Be an example Mr. Pres. Beans and Rice and Rice and Beans.
Rerun you are suggesting things that would have zero impact on the budget. We all know where the money is wasted most but there are not any politicians willing to suggest that we cut the Defense budget. We occupy far too many countries at an exorbitant price. The military wastes more money than any "entitlement."
Obama is threatening delays in Social Security/Disability checks if the federal debt limit is not raised. This could impact anyone on SS or SSDI as soon as February or March this year.
I'm not sure if there's anything we can do besides wait. I don't think you can get an attorney after them at this stage. I understand they have many claims now with our boys coming home and Frank is happy to step back for them for now. But they don't even have anyone assigned to it. GRRR!
there is a world of difference between someone on dialysis who cannot work and is receiving disability and someone who wont work and has child and after child to stay on the system. Are you kidding me, Cariad? Are you seriously comparing the two?