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His precious military is getting screwed, thanks to all those damn Takers....less food, more military says Dick.

On Monday, Cheney ridiculously accused Obama of caring more about doling out food stamps than developing a strong military or support for our troops. He was railing about Sec. of Defense Hagel's proposal to reduce the Army to the smallest it's been in 74 years via closing bases and cutting spending.

Maybe there's something Mr. Cheney didn't know or possibly even care about. Military families redeemed more than $100 million in SNAP on bases in 2013. This included those with military ID and disabled veterans. The non-profit think tank Center on Budget and Priority Policies estimated that, as of last September, 900,000 vets were getting SNAP each month.

It would be interesting to know how many vets with missing limbs or other infirmities had their lives permanently changed as a result of fighting one of Cheney's misguided wars.
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