In Which Republicans Get Pretty Honest About Motherhood And PovertyIrin Carmon2/18/11 12:00pmFiled to: WatchHead start funding marylandHead StartMarylandchildcarework life balancetweetFb166EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink It's the season of social conservatives saying exactly what they intend for women! Thanks for dispensing with the subtext, guys.This time, it's on the local level. The Frederick County, Maryland board of country commissioners, cutting funding for Head Start by fifty percent. The rationale? We shouldn't be providing daycare to low-income families, we should be supporting marriage. Contrast, if you will, this video with that of Representatives Speier and Lee. Yes, a spouse staying home affects both men and women, though neither of these guys appear to have considered the option at some point for themselves.