House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) wants the GOP to come together on a debt ceiling package. However, it might take ridiculous and unrelated riders to make it happen.
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Macroeconomic Advisers published a new study on Oct. 15 that show repeated budget battles have cost the U.S. $700 billion since 2010.
The truth comes out. It’s not about what’s best for the country. It’s about Republican primary challenges from the Tea Party, and holding onto seats.
The Kaiser Family Foundation recently conducted a poll that found a majority of Americans do not want Obamacare, to be defunded.
Obama’s offering an olive branch, trying to find middle ground, and GOP leaders are still balking because of the tax increases.
Congressman Louie Gohmert of Texas appears to believe that the national debt is as immoral as slavery.
If American people need to sacrifice to help with government spending (such as accepting cuts to Medicare and changes to Social Security), Congress should have to as well.
A large part of keeping the economy going is enabling consumers to spend money.