Budget cuts mean quiet celebration as July 4th marked without fireworks at some military bases

  • Article by: JENNIFER C. KERR , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 30, 2013 - 4:00 PM

WASHINGTON — The Fourth of July won't have a patriotic boom in the sky over some military bases because budget cuts and furloughed workers also mean furloughed fireworks.

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supervon2Jun. 30, 1312:41 PM

But! Obama spent nearly 100 million on his African trip only to be told to go home and they did not want him back with his destructive Liberal agenda.

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IHATELOGINS0Jun. 30, 13 4:55 PM

They always cut things that will get the most notice and visibility and press, not necessarily what should really get cut. Cut some of these outlandish contracts by 5%, eliminate useless agencies, cut back on frivilous, unneeded use of Air Force One and all that goes along with it, then that will be a good start.

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