[Rushtalk] Absolutely Jaw Dropping

John A. Quayle blueoval57 at verizon.net
Tue Dec 2 20:06:52 MST 2014


>PAUL RYAN'S PROPOSED BUDGET CUT
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>A List of Republican Budget Cuts
>Notice S.S. and the military are NOT on this list .
>These are all the programs that the new Republican House has proposed cutting.
>Read to the end.
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>* Corporation for Public Broadcasting Subsidy -- $445 million annual savings.
>* Save America 's Treasures Program -- $25 million annual savings.
>* International Fund for Ireland -- $17 million annual savings.
>* Legal Services Corporation -- $420 million annual savings.
>* National Endowment for the Arts -- $167.5 million annual savings.
>* National Endowment for the Humanities  -- $167.5 million annual savings.
>* Hope VI Program -- $250 million annual savings.
>* Amtrak Subsidies -- $1.565 billion annual savings.
>* Eliminate duplicating education programs -- 
>H.R. 2274 (in last Congress), authored by Rep. 
>McKeon , eliminates 68 at a savings of $1.3 billion annually.
>* U..S. Trade Development Agency -- $55 million annual savings.
>* Woodrow Wilson Center Subsidy -- $20 million annual savings.
>* Cut in half funding for congressional printing 
>and binding -- $47 million annual savings.
>* John C. Stennis Center Subsidy -- $430,000 annual savings.
>* Community Development Fund -- $4.5 billion annual savings.
>* Heritage Area Grants and Statutory Aid -- $24 million annual savings.
>* Cut Federal Travel Budget in Half -- $7.5 billion annual savings
>* Trim Federal Vehicle Budget by 20% -- $600 million annual savings.
>* Essential Air Service -- $150 million annual savings.
>* Technology Innovation Program -- $70 million annual savings.
>* Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) 
>Program -- $125 million annual savings..
>* Department of Energy Grants to States for 
>Weatherization -- $530 million annual savings.
>* Beach Replenishment -- $95 million annual savings.
>* New Starts Transit -- $2 billion annual savings.
>* Exchange Programs for Alaska Natives, Native 
>Hawaiians, and Their Historical Trading Partners 
>in Massachusetts -- $9 million annual savings
>* Intercity and High Speed Rail Grants -- $2.5 billion annual savings.
>* Title X Family Planning -- $318 million annual savings.
>* Appalachian Regional Commission -- $76 million annual savings.
>* Economic Development Administration -- $293 million annual savings.
>* Programs under the National and Community 
>Services Act -- $1.15 billion annual savings.
>* Applied Research at Department of Energy -- $1.27 billion annual savings.
>* Freedom CAR and Fuel Partnership -- $200 million annual savings..
>* Energy Star Program -- $52 million annual savings.
>* Economic Assistance to Egypt -- $250 million annually .
>* U.S. Agency for International Development -- $1.39 billion annual savings..
>* General Assistance to District of Columbia -- $210 million annual savings.
>* Subsidy for Washington Metropolitan Area 
>Transit Authority -- $150 million annual savings.
>* Presidential Campaign Fund -- $775 million savings over ten years .
>* No funding for federal office space 
>acquisition -- $864 million annual savings.
>* End prohibitions on competitive sourcing of government services.
>* Repeal the Davis-Bacon Act -- More than $1 billion annually.
>* IRS Direct Deposit: Require the IRS to deposit 
>fees for some services it offers (such as 
>processing payment plans for taxpayers) to the 
>Treasury, instead    of allowing it to remain as 
>part of its budget -- $1.8 billion savings over ten years.
>* Require collection of unpaid taxes by federal 
>employees -- $1 billion total savings.ÂWHAT'S THIS  ABOUT?
>* Prohibit taxpayer funded union activities by 
>federal employees -- $1.2 billion savings over ten years.
>* Sell excess federal properties the government 
>does not make use of -- $15 billion total savings.
>* Eliminate death gratuity for Members of Congress. WHAT???
>* Eliminate Mohair Subsidies -- $1 million annual savings.
>* Eliminate taxpayer subsidies to the United 
>Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate 
>Change -- $12.5 million annual savings. WELL ISN'T THAT SPECIAL
>* Eliminate Market Access Program -- $200 million annual savings.
>* USDA Sugar Program -- $14 million annual savings.
>* Subsidy to Organization for Economic 
>Co-operation and Development (OECD) -- $93 million annual savings.
>* Eliminate the National Organic Certification 
>Cost-Share Program -- $56.2 million annual savings.
>* Eliminate fund for Obamacare administrative costs -- $900 million savings.
>* Ready to Learn TV Program -- $27 million savings..
>* HUD Ph.D. Program.
>* Deficit Reduction Check-Off Act.
>* TOTAL SAVINGS: $2.5 Trillion over Ten Years
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>My question is, what is all this doing in the budget in the first place ?!
>Maybe this is why the Democrats are attacking Paul Ryan.
>Please Send to everyone you know
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