A Christian law firm is calling on the federal government to
stop sending U.S. taxpayer dollars to Egypt and Libya.
David French, senior counsel
at the American Center
for Law and Justice (ACLJ), says it is time for the Obama
administration to end its foreign policy of "appeasement and
apologies" and stop sending U.S. taxpayer dollars to countries
which permit and support Islamic terrorism bent on destroying
"The government of Egypt stood by and allowed our embassy to be
ransacked, then they compounded it by refusing to apologize," he
summarizes. "[They] then made it even worse than that by calling
for further protests. So, why would we send billions of dollars to
a nation that takes that kind of action?"
French goes on to explain that Libya's situation is more
"There's some indication that there was some inside assistance
that allowed the security to be breached. At the same time, the
government has immediately apologized and seems to be participating
and cooperating in the investigation," he details. "It's a bit more
complicated, even though the events there were more tragic."
Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky has already introduced
legislation to strip U.S. foreign aid to Egypt, Libya and