The stream of revenue that these families produce is declining, drastically and daily.
Last year, Texas drastically cut its family-planning funding, the same way Mitt Romney says he would cut federal funding.
Though membership has drastically declined, there are now more union members in the public sector than in the private sector.
1690s, originally medical, "forceful, vigorous, especially in effect on bowels," from Greek drastikos "effective, efficacious; active, violent," from drasteon "(thing) to be done," from dran "to do, act, perform." Sense of "extreme, severe" is first recorded 1808. Related: Drastically.