May 05, 2015

Hirono Releases Her ‘Top 10' Critique of the GOP Budget

U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono is channeling “Late Show” host David Letterman to denounce the Republican budget proposal.

In anticipation of the Senate vote this week, Hirono borrowed a format made famous by the CBS late-night host and released her own Top 10 list of reasons why she thinks the GOP budget “hurts the middle class and is bad for Hawaii.”

The list, released Tuesday and accompanied by 10 pictures of Hirono interacting with her constituents, calls the GOP plan “a disastrous framework that would rig the rules in favor of billionaires and special interests” and assails it for cutting a whole host of government programs.

Read the entire piece at: http://www.civilbeat.com/2015/05/hirono-releases-her-top-ten-critique-of-the-gop-budget/


By:  Rui Kaneya
Source: Civil Beat