Marnie Cain: Cut foreign aid, not domestic programs

February 26, 2014 

I saw on TV where Nancy Pelosi said there was nowhere else to cut in the budget. So they are cutting the military’s budget.

What is next? Social Security or Medicare? How about the one never mentioned or accounted for – foreign aid? We give so much money to other countries that hate us but are glad to take our money. How come no one ever mentions the budget on foreign aid?

It’s hidden among other budgets and if the real number we are paying out was brought out, people would be very upset.

I get mad when the government keeps raising our national debt and we are paying so much in interest on this debt. This is money that could be better spent. It’s almost as if our government has given up representing the people and our country.

MARNIE CAIN

Hughson

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