In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, right-wing groups pounced on opportunities to nurture their pet projects. - It's not surprising that many of the RSC's proposed cuts would accomplish other far-right goals besides decreasing the deficit. "Operation Offset" would encourage Defense Department employees to open health savings accounts. More dramatically, it would eliminate:
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To Conserve Gas, President Calls for Less Driving - "We can all pitch in," Mr. Bush said. "People just need to recognize that the storms have caused disruption," he added, and that if Americans are able to avoid going "on a trip that's not essential, that would be helpful."
We do?!? Practice what you preach, bastard....