Social Security doesn't add to the deficit, and the only way to fix Medicare is by reducing the profit motive's influence on health care costs. Could the president really be planning to cut these programs anyway?
I am terrified for the people of New York. What does it say about us if the Governor believes it is politically acceptable to throw helpless children to the streets and force them to fend for themselves?
Anyone who believes the actions we take in Libya are unrelated to the budget battle would probably believe that federal funding of National Public Radio caused our $1.3 trillion deficit. The facts just don't add up.