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Letters to the Editor

For Wednesday, May 28, 2014


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 28, 2014

~~<p><strong>Defense bill bloated by pork</strong></p>
<p>Wow! Our GOP/tea party-controlled House of Representatives, with plenty of Democratic support (including Hawaii's delegation) just passed a $601 billion &quot;defense&quot; bill, far beyond what the Pentagon and president had asked for. The bill includes massive amounts of spending on obsolete programs, which is kind of like buyinganoverweight child two Big Gulps.</p>
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Defense bill bloated by pork

Wow! Our GOP/tea party-controlled House of Representatives, with plenty of Democratic support (including Hawaii's delegation) just passed a $601 billion "defense" bill, far beyond what the Pentagon and president had asked for. The bill includes massive amounts of spending on obsolete programs, which is kind of like buyinganoverweight child two Big Gulps. Login for more...



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