Post Tagged with: "debt deal"

April 19, 2012 11:55

Paul Ryan: President’s failed policies causing record poverty

“The president’s not a moderate Democrat. He’s way out there on the left playing partisan politics trying to shift blame for his own failed policies.” Rep. Ryan responds to Obama’s attacks on his proposed budget.

August 10, 2011 06:04

The Debt Ceiling Compromise: A Closer Look

The media and the left have cast their lot with those who would bankrupt our nation rather than face the problem now. The Tea Party must increase its numbers, renegotiate this deal and do it right. If they fail, I shudder to think of what is in store for my children and grandchildren.

August 4, 2011 06:50

DeMint’s leadership PAC battles leaders’ in fight for future of Senate GOP caucus

[H]e became angry about the debt deal the leadership struck with President Obama and could support serious challengers to Republican senators who voted for the plan, a source close to the senator told The Hill on Tuesday.

August 3, 2011 07:25

The Deal is Done—Assessing Winners and Losers

Clearly, spending was not brought under control. In the language of Washington politicians and pundits, this was all budget cuts. But in reality, Democrats are counting on those tax hikes, at least in the form of the end of the Bush tax cuts, while spending increases every year, adding an estimated $7 trillion to our accumulated national debt over the next decade.

August 2, 2011 05:18

The joke is on us in the debt deal

[E]ven if Congress holds to the caps — and even if the “deficit reduction” targets established in the bill are achieved — the federal government’s spending binge will continue. If this is a “win” for the limited government crowd, I’d hate to see what the Beltway establishment would consider a “loss.”