Bible is a guide

 

My wife and I, both retired and in our 70s, paid several thousand dollars in federal income taxes. For what?

To pay for a Florida senator, Marco Rubio, who voted not to let a sensible gun control bill out of committee, even though Isaiah 2:4 says, “They shall beat their swords into ploughshares and their spears into pruning hooks.” Nearly nine out of 10 Americans want sensible gun control.

In addition Gov. Scott turned back our tax money for high-speed rail, and the Florida House doesn’t want to use these taxes from the federal government to provide Medicaid to more than 800,000 low-income Floridians.

Are they helping the poor? Maybe our politicians need to study the Bible for answers before they make decisions.

Tom Comerford, Miami

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