Originally Posted by palmetto defender
Didn't see much here about eliminating the Dept. of Education, HUD, HHS.
Locally, much could be saved by reducing teacher salaries based on non performance.
Continuing to reduce illegal immigrants problems (crime, usage of resourses, taking American jobs) would help.
Reducing unemplyment benefiits to 26-39 weeks (historic levels) would help.
Reducing government payrolls (headcount and salary) by 10% at all levels.
Reducing government pensions and benefits to be in line with the private sector.
Terminating full benefits for the USPS. Closing 15-20% of the post offices with 4 day delivery.
Drug tests for welfare recipients.
Reduction in the level of welfare and the SNAP program.
Elimination of school loan subsidies by the government.
The knife can AND SHOULD cut both ways.
If the knife can and should cut both ways, are you saying you'd agree to Bernie Sander's proposal if your proposal was also enacted?