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Government should help middle class [Letter]

Finally, it seems that some elected politicians are speaking out and promoting the theory that methods seeking financial balance are not limited to shrinking the number of government employees, their pay and benefits, or cutting funds supporting education and social programs. The attacks are simple: cut support programs until they bleed. Valuable, dedicated, educated middle class employees are sacrificed in the name of fiscal responsibility. Republicans particularly, in every election, have shouted their distain for tax increases, along with anti-rhetoric against a health program inaugurated by a president they found abhorrent. Support was evident that anything that helps the rich get...