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chop·ping block

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  1. chopping blocknoun

    a steady wooden block on which food can be cut or diced or wood can be split

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  1. Ron Johnson:

    All they do is they trot out the same old lies, you know, the Republicans want to end Social Security, we want to put it on the chopping block. Nothing could be further from the truth, we want to save Social Security. We want to bring down inflation. We want to reduce massive deficit spending that sparked inflation.

  2. Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller:

    What is clear is that ambitious and expensive pet programs like high-speed rail may be on the chopping block if these auction results continue.

  3. Joe Biden:

    The very idea a senator from Florida wants to put Social Security and Medicare on the chopping block every five years, I find to be somewhat outrageous, so outrageous that you might not even believe it, but that’s what he said.

  4. David Anderson:

    The staff whose jobs are on the chopping block because of this bring thousands of years of direct patient care experience.

  5. Peter Moyle:

    It is a very delicate fish, but it’s just the first fish on the chopping block if we don’t manage the delta properly.


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