$3 billion battle over fighter jet engine heats up

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  • Pagan Salt Lake City, UT
    Feb. 16, 2011 9:00 a.m.

    'The engine battle pits Obama and Defense Secretary Robert Gates who say the engine would waste almost $3 billion over the next few years against GOP leaders like House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, whose state is a chief beneficiary.' - Article

    So much for Republicans being the party of 'financial conservativsim.'

    Or keeping the 'promise to America' by failing to cut $100 billion out of the budget...

    and only cutting $32 billion instead.

    *'How the House GOP promise to cut $100b became $32b' - By Luke Russert - NBC - 02/03/11

    'However, when taking a closer look at the budget numbers, the actual savings found in the GOP plan equals $32 billion.'