Post Tagged with: "war funding bill"

July 19, 2010 08:30

Pet spending by Dems bogs down Afghan funding bill

Senate and House Democrats are headed for a clash this week over funding for U.S. troops in Afghanistan, as Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) races to clear the schedule for a long-awaited energy reform legislation.

July 16, 2010 10:47

Unilateral Disarmament

America’s military, in harm’s way in a two-front war, is about to get staggered by a double whammy below the belt. Unfortunately for those who wear our nation’s uniform, the Commander in Chief and his cronies in Congress are throwing the punches.

May 18, 2010 06:20

Obama and the Dems ready to pass a union bailout bill attached to Afghanistan war funding – GOP balks

Senior Democrats in the upper chamber and the Obama administration are looking to attach to the war bill a $23 billion fund to help state and local governments stave off teacher layoffs.