01 Jul '11, 4pm

Christie Cuts $7.5 Million For Women's Health and That's Just the Start | Care2 Causes

Christie Cuts $7.5 Million For Women's Health and That's Just the Start | Care2 Causes

Governor Chris Christie said “no” to quite a few things yesterday: “No’ to a bill that would impose a “millionaires’ tax on those making more than $1 million and “no” to another bill to fund schools and providing low-wage earners with tax relief. (Isn’t this called robbing the poor to feed the rich?) As the Star-Ledger reports, Christie also got busy with the line-item vetos to cut a total of $900 million from a budget he labeled “unconstitional”: $7.5 million for family planning centers like Planned Parenthood and funding for women’s health (meaning that Christie has made cuts to funding for women’s health for two straight years in a row) $493 million in school aid (though Christie was ordered by the Supreme Court to send an extra $473 million to New Jersey’s “Abbott district” urban schools — who’s talking about being “unconstitutional”?) $17 million in salaries for menta...

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