What's new
US Message Board 🦅 Political Discussion Forum

Register a free account today to become a member! Once signed in, you'll be able to participate on this site by adding your own topics and posts, as well as connect with other members through your own private inbox!

Decrying partisanship, Panetta says U.S. military 'cannot tolerate' sweeping cuts

VaYank5150

Gold Member
Joined
Aug 3, 2009
Messages
11,779
Reaction score
1,064
Points
138
Location
Virginia
Speaking with CNN's Erin Burnett in an interview that aired Monday on the first edition of her program "OutFront," Panetta said that he was prepared to slash about $450 billion from the defense budget over the next decade, as currently mandated. But he described as potentially dangerous any deeper cuts, like the $1.2 trillion that would be unavoidable if a bipartisan panel does not reach a debt-reduction accord in the coming weeks that is then passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama.

Didn't the GOP add the "Debt Commission" as part of the debt ceiling negotiations?

Decrying partisanship, Panetta says U.S. military 'cannot tolerate' sweeping cuts - CNN.com
 

kaz

Diamond Member
Joined
Dec 1, 2010
Messages
69,289
Reaction score
16,882
Points
2,190
Location
Kazmania
Speaking with CNN's Erin Burnett in an interview that aired Monday on the first edition of her program "OutFront," Panetta said that he was prepared to slash about $450 billion from the defense budget over the next decade, as currently mandated. But he described as potentially dangerous any deeper cuts, like the $1.2 trillion that would be unavoidable if a bipartisan panel does not reach a debt-reduction accord in the coming weeks that is then passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama.

Didn't the GOP add the "Debt Commission" as part of the debt ceiling negotiations?

Decrying partisanship, Panetta says U.S. military 'cannot tolerate' sweeping cuts - CNN.com

Right, if I weren't a partisan Republican then I'd hold hands with Moron, I mean Leon, and jump off a cliff with him. It's only my love of a political party that makes me want to cut spending.

At least he's showing he really is a moron, he didn't just play one in Democratic Political Regimes.
 

The Rabbi

Diamond Member
Joined
Sep 16, 2009
Messages
67,733
Reaction score
7,920
Points
1,840
Location
Nashville
Speaking with CNN's Erin Burnett in an interview that aired Monday on the first edition of her program "OutFront," Panetta said that he was prepared to slash about $450 billion from the defense budget over the next decade, as currently mandated. But he described as potentially dangerous any deeper cuts, like the $1.2 trillion that would be unavoidable if a bipartisan panel does not reach a debt-reduction accord in the coming weeks that is then passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama.

Didn't the GOP add the "Debt Commission" as part of the debt ceiling negotiations?

Decrying partisanship, Panetta says U.S. military 'cannot tolerate' sweeping cuts - CNN.com

Didnt morons like you scream that if we cut defense spending and raised taxes on millionaires and billionaires we could balance the budget? Yeah, I think so.
Note my sig line. Care to retract?
 

USMB Server Goals

Total amount
$70.00
Goal
$350.00

New Topics

Most reactions - Past 7 days

Forum List

Top