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  •  Paper in Col. Springs whines about "Obama's" cuts (2+ / 0-)
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    to the Forest Service's fire prevention and fuel reduction programs, without mentioning the House GOP's instance of the sequestration cuts.  

    Fire mitigation funding slashed

    The AP story says Obama's budget cut will erode what little is left of the government's ability to prevent fires on its land: "Federal fire fighting officials say there is no question the program prevents some fires and makes others less dangerous to homeowners and firefighters alike."

    So, based on the words of federal employees, the president's latest move will result in more fires.

    "If Wall Street paid a tax on every “game” they run, we would get enough revenue to run the government on." ~ Will Rogers

    by Lefty Coaster on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 11:46:50 PM PDT

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