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GOP ‘Path to Prosperity’: Cut the throats of Seniors but leave the Rich alone. Want Giant Cuts? Let’s Start With Their Salaries & Their Benefits!

Dubbed the “Path to Prosperity,” the proposal by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis.

CBS/AP) Medicare and Medicaid are on the chopping block in the budget plan put forward today by Republicans in Congress.

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), chairman of the House Budget Committee, said the plan for next year’s budget would cut spending and restructure the government-funded health care programs for the elderly and the poor.

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