Highlights of House GOP Budget Cuts:
- Cut around $60 billion from domestic programs, including education, environmental protection, and community services.
- Block money to implement President Obama’s health care overhaul law.
- Bar federal funds for Planned Parenthood.
- Block federal aid to overseas groups that provide abortions or counsel women about them.
- Cut the Social Security Administration, which might force the agency to furlough workers.
- Prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from imposing regulations curbing emissions of gases that cause global warming.
- Cut $747 million in food aid for poor pregnant women and women with children up to age 5, education.
– from The Associated Press