Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower
Spiritually, about half the populace in the United States congress, has clearly lost their way.
They claim to adhere to the Christian values of mercy and charity, but instead, they worship money. They are so far removed from the suffering, poverty, hunger, and despair of ‘the least among us,’ that they actually consider cutting $40 million dollars from the Food Stamp budget (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), a victory.
217 men and women in Congress — who’ve never been hungry or cold or homeless or desperate in their whole lives — cut the money that feeds 47 million Americans, many of them children.
They claim that all children…
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