Republicans proposed cutting $832 million – or 12 percent – from this year's budget for the federal nutrition program that provides food for low-income mothers and children...Two analysts from the liberal research and advocacy group Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Zoe Neuberger and Robert Greenstein, said Monday that the cuts could mean turning away as many as 475,000 people from the Women, Infants and Children program if food prices continue to rise.
Let them eat, uh, nothing!
Although, you have to admit it's not like poor infants and children are going to vote for John Boehner, let alone donate to him, anyway. He saves his tears for those who can afford to play in his foursome.
[cross-posted at Firedoglake]
Next week, Rand Paul will introduce his "modest proposal" for dealing with feeding the poor.
obama has to propose EISENHOWER era taxes on the ultra rich!
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