We received this link from Sandy Accomando. She said “We need to pay attention to more than the HUD budget when it comes to Federal policy. This article made my blood boil.”
The article is entitled “Maybe We Deserve to Be Ripped Off By Bush’s Billionaires”. The following is a small excerpt. To read the full article click here.
“Sanders’s office came up with some interesting numbers here. If the Estate Tax were to be repealed completely, the estimated savings to just one family — the Walton family, the heirs to the Wal-Mart fortune — would be about $32.7 billion dollars over the next ten years.
The proposed reductions to Medicaid over the same time frame? $28 billion.