The middle class must pay more taxes or the country must forfeit services because the wealthy pay lower taxes. We learn about cuts to public services as we write checks to pay for them.
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Cutting $100 billion from the budget, as House Republicans want, comes nowhere near to closing a budget gap that exceeds $1 trillion. And cutting essential services primarily and negatively affect the middle class.
DeLay was sanctioned three times for openly favoring lobbyists, misusing a federal agency and attempting to bribe a colleague for a vote. He claimed that Republicans were "bigger than Christ."
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