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Obama's Campaign of Pain leaves families of fallen soldiers without deserved 'death gratuities' Comments

Absolutely everyone is outraged over the report that grieving families are being denied their rightful benefits due to the ongoing government shutdown. Approximately $100,000 in "death gratuities" are being delayed to families who need them to cover funeral and transportation costs for the deceased. Continue Reading

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  1. Joe
    1 year ago

    For the 1st time in my life, I am ashamed of our country and this President. They have nothing to offer but death and nothing t look forward to. Lies and lies from Benghazi to IRS and NSA. The Tea Party didn't leave four persons to die and lie about a made up film. He even told the UN General Assembly the same made up film story. This President should be impeached; the media loves his butt and saves it all the time. I believe our country is in grave damage with him in charge, he loves to blame everyone else. Those who back him also take no responsibility either.

  2. Ross
    1 year ago

    Fact is, when it comes down to the bottom line, Obortion has the power to end this. He also has the power to not make Merikans lives go on during this.
    He is the one that is making lives uncomfortable so that he gets his way.
    This article is 100% correct!
    Don't let the urine stream, main stream media tell you how to think.
    BO is acting like a spoiled child.

  3. Ross
    1 year ago

    I am reading a lot of Obamanoid comments on here! Wow, I read that merikans are dumbed down these days, but you people are ridiculous!
    First off, Catholics who support Obama also are supporting Obama stopping priests from preforming their rightful duties as priests. Also, you are supporting planned parenthood. So please take off your Catholic badges, you are not Catholics.
    Obama has the power and the ability to stop this by being a big boy and facing the music.
    Part of obamacare is to raise the debt ceiling? Until when?
    Quantitative easing part unlimited and forever!?
    Do you people know what bankrupt means?
    No money is no money and you just want to live in the nanny state that Obama is creating for you.
    You are the reason we are returning to feudalism!?
    Catholics, who support Obortioncare should not call themselves Catholics because you are not. So stop taking communion if you even ever attend mass you bunch of liars.

  4. George Ronald Adkisson
    1 year ago

    "The Department of Homeland Security is an internal agency, designed to keep Americans inside the country safe from the threat of an outside attack through the use of obtained intelligence."
    ref: http://www.nowtheendbegins.com/blog/?p=13525
    Not really...
    It is actually the greatest thing that has ever happened for the cop unions or the Democrats and Republicans ...they now control every city council and the ways they previosly practiced congregating.
    They entered the doors of the Church and did the "Opposite" of what Christ warned everyone in the Temple not to practice.Now that true form of temple worship is removed from your brains.It is not alolowed in a Jew's or your's...epriod. I know this ebcause the ones that do are more liukely to be listed as a suspected terrorist....or somneone that sympathises with the forefathers of the united States.
    continued: "What started out as an information-gathering organization has, with the election of Barack Obama, morphed into a full-fledged military organization armed to the teeth with every type of armored vehicle, advanced weaponry and billions of rounds of high-impact hollow point bullets."
    Fool's are well educated in the united States to end making a great deal of money from the blood and suffering of their kin.There will be no entitlement to the book of numbers for the Churchs in the united States.The Republicans and Democrats both caused this all to happen...and only a fools would continue the support of the ones that sit there like King Balaam and King Balak...crying out to the world in their candid manner that everyone will eventually die for them.
    The world is full of places where they will not teach you how to brag for a living.The "Rags to Riches" slogan is not an advertisement to practice your human form or religion.
    You are what you eat in every sense of the word...eat.
    Hebrews 5:11
    11 We have much to say about this, but it is hard to make it clear to you because you no longer try to understand. 12 In fact, though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you the elementary truths of God’s word all over again. You need milk, not solid food! 13 Anyone who lives on milk, being still an infant, is not acquainted with the teaching about righteousness. 14 But solid food is for the mature, who by constant use have trained themselves to distinguish good from evil.
    Hiow long will man need die before he goes to Heaven and How long will you be seen as the fools at the rode-sides living in their homes, getting their just compensation.
    You ask and you will recieve...you will reep what you sow.

  5. Lara Weeks
    1 year ago

    It is indisputably unfortunate that death benefits are being held up by the shutdown. However, it seems disingenuous to suggest that the shutdown is entirely the fault of President Obama and the Democrats. The shutdown began because Republican members of Congress wanted to use the budget deadline to defund or force changes to the Affordable Care Act. This law was passed by both Houses of Congress, signed by the President, and upheld by the Supreme Court- so it has the seal of approval from every branch of government. Why should the President and Democrats in Congress be expected to negotiate about this? It doesn't seem to make sense. Blaming the Democrats for refusing to negotiate is simply trying to twist public opinion.

  6. Humberto Prospero
    1 year ago

    Your article is full of misinformation and bias. Why would you align with the political party that wants to reduce benefits for the poor and disadvantaged? Deny poor people healthcare? It seems very unchristian and not something that Christ promoted.

  7. Chris
    1 year ago

    If I go into the bank down the street and demand $100k and the bank refuses my demands, aren't they being unreasonable? Aren't they refusing to negotiate?

  8. AnonyGrl
    1 year ago

    Sorry, we are not buying that it is Obama's fault. The Republicans failed 40 times to kill the Affordable Care Act, then threw a temper tantrum and shut down the government. There is no way Obama should negotiate with people who are behaving like two year olds.

    The fact that soldiers' families are not getting assistance falls SQUARELY in the laps of the Tea Party Republicans who are the ones causing this situation.

  9. Scott
    1 year ago

    Articles titled and sold in this way are sickening. "Campaign of Pain?" Seriously? The Right (which your Catholic name clearly supports) created this whole mess by refusing to come to the table for the previous six months. Even before that, their concept of negotiation has been "Give us everything, and we'll call you a jerk." Their tactics have amounted to a comedy of errors, and people are finally realizing that they are a group of petulant, socially stunted, politically motivated, whining bigots, whose sole unifying purpose is to stop progress in any direction; be it social, economic, scientific, or other.

    Also, to claim that Democrats are using the concept of grinding government to a halt in order to blame republicans is so backwards that you are either the most naive people on earth, or are intending to be willfully misleading.

    Stop fomenting division and hatred, and start opening your mind. You cling to ancient and antiquated ideals to protect you from world that is becoming more open and more free.

    I was raised Catholic, then I wised up. There is no God, Jesus was a poser, religions cause pain and suffering, and death is final. Stop being so afraid of reality.

  10. Brad
    1 year ago

    I'm sorry, I think you mean the GOP's campaign of pain.... only the most right-wing of people (not your Pope, for instance) would lay the blame for these travesties on the President.


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