Originally Posted by ganeil
What is especially disturbing about the website is it reliance on the ignorance of people to make its point. The Iraq War is being funded by the federal government, as it is the level of government in our system responsible for the national defense. It is not however, the level of government responsible for providing people with health care, homes with renewable electricity, public safety officers, music and arts teachers, scholarships for university students, or new elementary schools.
These are more appropriate source for such funding is the state, local, or (God forbid) yourself.
I am funding the war via federal tax witholding!!!
Couldn't we used that money elsewhere? New Orleans comes to mind...