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Dick Cheney: My Egypt Friends Are Convinced Obama Supports The Muslim Brotherhood ( Audio )

Former Vice President of the United States Dick Cheney joined Brian on Kilmeade and Friends and  talked about Obamacare, U.S. foreign policy as well as his new book Heart: An American Medical Odyssey!  VP Cheney compared Obamacare to the sequester and said we should do everything we can to stop it. 

 

Cheney also revealed that his friends in Egypt say that everybody is now convinced that President Obama supports the Muslim Brotherhood...

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Sequestration Cuts May Turn Military Into ‘Hollow Force’

While the cuts to the Department of Defense’s (DOD) discretionary spending this year have been lower than expected at $37 billion, DOD spends most of the money it receives from Congress as outlays over several years, the report said. For example, the report mentioned the $3.2 billion appropriated by Congress this year to DOD for new submarines, which will be spent over seven years.

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The Power of 218

The best option now is for the GOP to unite behind a budget strategy that can hold 218 votes, keeping the sequester pressure of discretionary spending cuts on Democrats to come to the table on entitlements. The sequester is a rare policy victory the GOP has extracted from Mr. Obama, and it is squeezing liberal constituencies that depend on federal cash...

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