Military Pay Increases vs Welfare Patient's Pay Increases...

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    Military pay increases may depend on the dollar amount of the lucrative Blackwater contracts. Since we are now in the business of paying companies to fight our wars for us, this could mean less money available for our own soldiers.
     
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    a 1.4% increase is NOT a CUT dear....
     
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    Well... That Link Named itself... ;)

    As for a "Cut"... It's a Cut in the Previous Increase.

    Isn't that what Liberals have said for Years when Proposed Decreases in Increases are on the Table?... :lol:

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    peace...
     
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    They already get three hots and a cot what more do they want?
     
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    That's Adorable...

    :)

    peace...
     
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    how much did you make when you were in the service?

    oops, that's right, you never served.
     
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    :lol::lol::lol:

    Those of us who actually served remember some years with big raises, some years with small raises, some years with no raise at all. We still served. We still honored our Country with our actions rather than just shooting our mouths off.
     
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    Another thread where mal lies.
     
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    And you're an asshole.

    There, we're even.
     

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