Fiscal 2012 Defense Appropriations - Vote Passed (336-87, 8 Not Voting)
House passed this $649.2 billion bill to fund the Defense Department in
the next fiscal year. The bill marks a $17 billion increase over the
2011 spending level. The Senate is expected to work on its version of
the bill later in the summer.
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler voted YES......send
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It's pretty simple to see who actually owns the tee party and what the priorities are...
As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.