Think tank recommends big benefits cuts for military

Rick Maze Air Force Times 11/1/2012

A new report by a liberal-leaning think tank recommends a dramatic overhaul of military pay, retirement and health care benefits as part of a $1 trillion cut in defense spending over 10 years.

The Center for American Progress calls for capping pay raises, eliminating military health benefits for many […]

The Cloward-Piven way

Bruce Johnson American Thinker 9/18/2012

If the Cloward and Piven agenda were being implemented, would it look any different?

In all likelihood, they would be delighted with the massive deficits and the “spillage” that is the lax implementation of government entitlements.

A 1966 Article by Columbia Professors Cloward and Piven was a hot topic for […]

This ‘47%’ quote is supposed to tank Romney’s campaign, but he seems to have read the same statistics you and I have.

SECRET VIDEO: Romney Tells Millionaire Donors What He REALLY Thinks of Obama Voters

When he doesn’t know a camera’s rolling, the GOP candidate shows his disdain for half of America.

David Corn Mother Jones 9/17/2012

During a private fundraiser earlier this year, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told a small group of wealthy contributors what […]

House Democrat Reveals Obama’s Campaign Strategy

House Dem: Unemployed Will Vote For Obama To Keep “Their Benefits”

Ian Schwartz RealClearPolitics 4/25/2012

“We’re headed in the right direction. Unemployment continues to drop and those people who are unemployed, they’re not going to be voting for the party who wants to cut their benefits, cut access to food stamps, cut job training,” Rep. […]

Disabled could suffer under healthcare ‘fix’

Healthwatch staff The Hill 7/18/2011

One glitch leads to another: Efforts to fix a glitch in the healthcare reform law could backfire on thousands of people with disabilities.

Republicans want to change a part of the law that made 3 million middle-income people eligible for Medicaid, but several advocates say simply counting Social Security benefits […]

The ‘up’ side to Socialism? Pun intended…

Photo: ALAMY

Councils pay for prostitutes for the disabled

Taxpayers’ money is being spent on prostitutes, lap dancing clubs and exotic holidays under schemes designed to give more independence to the disabled.

Laura Donnelly, Michael Howie and Ben Leach Telegraph [UK] 14 Aug 2010

One local authority is using its budget to pay […]