Today in "Dreadful Points That Come Out of Steve King's Mouth: Poor youngsters are fat since we give them food stamps. Cenk Uygur and also Ana Kasparian, the hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Inform us exactly what you believe in the remark area below.
" Rep. Steve King (R-IA) claims he would take money from Planned Being a parent as well as SNAP to pay for Head of state Trump's suggested border wall surface."
" Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) is asking for making use of federal funding for Planned Parent and also food stamps to help spend for President Trump's southerly border wall, the Washington Supervisor reported Wednesday.
On Tuesday, the House Appropriations Committee introduced an investing costs that would allocate $1.6 billion towards developing the wall separating the United States from Mexico. The funding is part of the overall $13.8 billion for Personalizeds as well as Border Defense.
King stated he supports the spending measure, but he would certainly like an additional $5 billion for the wall– and also suggested taking the extra financing from Planned Being a parent as well as government welfare programs.
" I would locate half of a billion bucks of that right out of Planned Parenthood's spending plan," he told the Inspector. "And the rest of it could appear of food stamps as well as the entitlements that are being spread out for individuals that haven't worked in three generations."
" We have actually reached put America back to function, this management will certainly do it," King stated.
A spokeswoman for Planned Parent said the team "gets federal moneying the same way as every other hospital or community healthcare company: with Medicaid repayments," adding that King's remarks make no feeling."
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