I don’t always agree with Tom Coburn, but I usually agree, and that’s good enough. A behemoth the size of the United States government wastes an incredible amount of money and Coburn exposes that annually. Apparently, the government spends so much money that now they don’t have money to pay our wounded vets. Or that’s […]
Leave it to the CBO. They found billions in duplicate programs that the Republicans ignored, and now they’ve exposed the Republicans in a budget deal that could potentially be easily undone down the road.
$100 billion. That was the original promise for cuts in the current fiscal year. Then it went down to the mid-sixties. […]
When Republicans gloated about the cuts they were able to impose for the remainder of the year, Anybody that cared were outraged that the number didn’t approach what was originally promised. Now we’re finding out that it’s even worse than we knew.
John Boehner though he was such a great guy for getting $38.5 billion […]
Ultimately, there will have to be painful cuts in federal spending, but right now, both Republicans and Democrats can permanently shave billions off the budget with no pain at all. The only resistance would be coming from those that are looking to expand the size of government. In other words, there will be a road […]
Barack Obama has lied the last two years about raising taxes. In fact, he’s bragged that he’s actually lowered taxes. Whoever put together this budget for him (c’mon, this guy has never even run a lemonade stand), will annoint him king of the tax raisers.
Obama’s new budget is out, and it is as horrible […]
If this turns out to be true, it will be the political equivalent of bouncing a check. Not only is the money not being collected, it doesn’t even exist. Welcome to the Arthur Anderson school of Chicago style accounting.
Rumor has it that Barack Obama’s 2011 budget will assume revenue from his cap and trade […]