Galoot wrote:Ned, you're a fucking racist idiot. I've not ignored you before now, because you occasionally engage with people and debate. Apparently that time is past, from this and the response to Henry Vilas about the poor.
Dems say sequester will hurt blacks, women more than others
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus said Monday night that the $85 billion in cuts to federal spending, known as the sequester, will disproportionately affect blacks and other minorities, in part because they are more likely to work for the government.
"Sequestration will impact everyone, but it will have a particularly harmful effect on communities of color who were hit first and worst by the great recession, and have yet to significantly feel the effects of the recovery," Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) said Monday.
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