Politics / Economics

Republican budget cuts are cultural war by other means.

“Funding for AmeriCorps, family planning funding and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting would be wiped out under the proposal, presented to the GOP rank-and-file at a closed door meeting.
“As outlined by Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, cuts would range widely across the face of government, including aid to education, food safety and inspection services and high-speed rail, which President Barack Obama wants to increase.”

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110209/ap_on_re_us/us_congress_spending

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