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Found: Basset Hound, Hwy. 97 W./Hospital Blvd., Floresville. Call 830-391-2153 between 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m.
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The City of Floresville is currently accepting applications for the following position: ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER PART-TIME. A complete job description and application form may be obtained at City Hall, 1120 D Street, Floresville, Texas 78114, Monday – Friday, 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.; or Floresville website, www.cityoffloresville.org. Deadline to submit application is 5:00 PM on February 5, 2016. The City of Floresville is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, nationality, related medical condition or handicap.
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Editorial: Do the math and cut back




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This information is circulating on the Internet. Thought-provoking...

We’re cutting back and you may want to also.

President Obama ordered the Cabinet to cut $100,000,000 ($100 million) from the $3,500,000,000,000 ($3.5 trillion) federal budget. I’m so impressed by this sacrifice that I’ve decided to do the same thing with my personal budget.

I spend about $2,000 a month on groceries, household expenses, medicine, utilities, etc., but it’s time to get out the budget-cutting axe, go through my expenses, and cut back.

I’m going to cut my spending at exactly the same ratio (1/35,000) of my total budget.

After doing the math, it looks like instead of spending $2,000 a month, I’m going to have to cut that number by 6 cents.

Yes, I’m going to have to get by with $1,999.94, but that’s what sacrifice is all about. I’ll just have to do without some things, that are, frankly, luxuries -- 6 cents’ worth.

Did this president actually think no one would do the math?

Please send this to everyone on your list so people understand how idiotic a $100 million cut is in a $3.5 trillion budget -- ludicrous!!

“There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by sword. The other is by debt.” Attributed to John Adams, 1826
 

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