The End of Compassion

House Republicans want to cut funding for health programs abroad and for community clinics here at home. And although the projected savings are small, at least relative to the size of the federal budget, the philosophical shift they signal is big. This is the end of compassionate conservatism. Full Story »

Posted by Jon Mitchell - via Jonathan Cohn, Real Clear Politics
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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - Mar 31, 2011 - 5:02 PM PDT
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Edited by: Jon Mitchell - Apr 1, 2011 - 10:59 AM PDT

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by Jon Mitchell - Apr. 1, 2011
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by Brianna Tulp - Apr. 1, 2011

As a reader, I would like to know more about funding for health programs abroad and for community clinics. There was too much talk about compassionate conservatism and George W. Bush. Instead, I would like to have learned more about the current relevance of the story.

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