foreign aid

Reader Input: USA bankrupt in two ways

Why is it we spend billions on foreign aid, while reducing our domestic spending? Our economic priorities seem to be unbalanced. It does appear our government has diminished concer ...

Reader Input: US must finance domestic needs

It appears our mental health and penal systems are broken. Our failure involves using superficial means to support those in need. These so-called off-shoot programs need to be cent ...

Reader Input: Foreign aid feeds fat cats

Foreign aid benefits other countries at the expense of Americans? You actually think our officials, bought off by the corporate rich who screw us at home, somehow have a soft hea ...

Reader Input: Take care of US first

We know Congress has a difficult time with compromise. Regardless of this fact, these budget cuts could have been avoided. Rather than domestic cuts, we reduce foreign aid. This ...

Easier to name nations we don’t help

They must think we are stupid. All we hear lately is the deficit and balancing the budget. We are at a critical point and in fact are sinking fast. Our great so-called political le ...