Barack Obama has fostered the notion that he is the Robin Hood of modern politics, the savior who will steal from the Haves to bolster the Have-nots.
in his haste to shore up support from unionized workers for the looming
elections, President Obama has gotten his communist signals crossed. In
the latest Obama gaffe, he is stealing from the hungry to payoff union
As reported, in part, at FoxNews.com:
Democrats are upset and advocacy groups are outraged over the raiding
of the food-stamp cupboard to fund a state-aid bailout that some call a
gift to teachers and government union workers.
convened Tuesday and passed the multibillion-dollar bailout bill for
cash-strapped states that provides $10 billion to school districts to
rehire laid-off teachers or ensure that more teachers won’t be let go
before the new
school year begins, keeping more than 160,000 teachers on the job, the
Obama administration says.
“But the bill also requires that $12 billion be stripped from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known as food stamps,
to help fund the new bill, prompting some Democrats to cringe at the
notion of cutting back on one necessity to pay for another. The federal
assistance program currently helps 41 million Americans.”
Atta girl, Nancy Pelos1!
Perhaps the president should be “tested for drugs,” Robert Gibbs?
John W. Lillpop