However the government shutdown plays out, the GOP needs a serious debt-ceiling plan, quickly. They said they wanted to avoid it, but at the stroke of midnight Monday, four people got the government shutdown they wanted. President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid wanted … Continue Reading
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 President Obama will hold a press conference today to push his deficit-cutting plan as lawmakers in Washington battle over ways to prevent the massive tax hikes and spending cuts scheduled for January 1. Given the partisan bickering, a bare majority of voters … Continue Reading
By KEVIN CIRILLI | 11/13/12 11:36 AM EST A Montana state lawmaker is asking that he be paid in gold coins because of his lack of faith in the U.S. dollar amid a rising deficit. Jerry O’Neil, a Republican just reelected in his northern Montana … Continue Reading
By AMY BINGHAM (@Amy_Bingham) Sept. 18, 2012 Mitt Romney gave up on winning support from nearly half of the American electorate in May, telling wealthy supporters at a private fundraiser that he could not hope to win the votes of the 47 percent of … Continue Reading
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