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Subject:  Re: Petition Obama Date:  12/7/2012  4:15 PM
Author:  TMBFAverageJoe Number:  37403 of 37586

" How about a petition to keep the White House's hands out of the military's pocket?"
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The military doesn't have a pocket. Neither does Obama.

The only pocket that the government dips it's hand into is that of the taxpayer.

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By 'military" I meant the collective total of servicemen, each of whom is a taxpayer.
And when military benefits are cut back, guess whose pocket is hurt by it.

~aj
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