Obama Eviscerates Fund For Families Of Officers Killed In Line Of Duty

And he will backtrack on this incredibly stupid decision in three…two…one….

The Obama administration wants to cut almost in half a benefits program for the families of slain police and safety officers.

The president’s proposed budget calls for cutting the Public Safety Officers’ Death Benefits Program from $110 million to $60 million.

Justice Department budget documents say the reduction is being made because “claims are anticipated to decrease” because the number of officers killed in the line of duty has been decreasing.

The proposal is being made just days before Attorney General Eric Holder is expected to attend ceremonies in Washington honoring slain officers.

“It makes us kind of nervous. While we aren’t panicking, it certainly has increased our concern, coming a week before National Police Week,” said Suzie Sawyer, executive director of Concerns of Police Survivors, a group taking part in next week’s events.

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