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House Refuses to Raise the Debt Ceiling

Yesterday (5/31/2011), House Republicans gave President Obama and the Democrats the House vote they had requested some months ago – a clean vote on raising the federal debt ceiling.  The results were predictable, in that the bill to raise the … Continue reading

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The Republican Policy Riders in the HR1 Continuing Resolution

Why These Riders are so Important As the days proceed towards a government shutdown, the principal negotiators continue to battle over something that few Americans have heard much about.  This looming government shutdown, if it occurs, will not be about … Continue reading

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GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN NOT A BAD IDEA

Just explain to the people what to expect Dear Conservative Republican Members of the U.S.House and Senate, Republicans need to hold a press conference and explain to the public what a government shutdown would do. Letting the media scare the … Continue reading

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Boehner and Republicans Risk TEA Party Split

Democrat Budget Proposals are Totally Unreasonable On Fox News Sunday (3/06/2011), Sen. Richard Durbin stated firmly that the Democrat’s proposal of only $10.1 Billion in discretionary spending cuts were as far as they could go and were unwilling to go … Continue reading

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Defunding ObamaCare

House Republicans Have a Challenge with the Upcoming Continuing Resolution Prior to ObamaCare passing in the House of Representatives last year, everyone remembers Nancy Pelosi’s famous statement “If you want to find out what’s in the bill, you have to … Continue reading

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Obama’s New Plans for Investing in America

State of the Union Speech Stresses More Spending to Move America Forward President Obama’s State of the Union address was filled with the usual soaring rhetoric, self praise, promises to freeze spending and a section on how to make America … Continue reading

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