Dear Friend, When the president was trying to sell his massive health care bill to Congress and the American people, he promised during a Joint Session of Congress that, “the plan I’m proposing will cost around $900 billion over 10 years.” This week, the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) and Congressional Budget Office (CBO), both […]
By: Sen. Jim DeMint and Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Mike Lee and Sen. Ron Johnson and Sen. Marco Rubio March 16, 2012 04:42 AM EDT The most important policy imperative in the world today is for the United States to balance its budget. Though the reasons we must do so are economic, the reasons […]
Colby Itkowitz, Morning Call WASHINGTON — Late last year U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., joined three Democrats in writing three separate but related bills intended to make it simpler for small businesses and startups to access money. On Thursday, the U.S. House, in a rare showing of bipartisanship, passed legislation that included versions of Toomey’s […]
On March 7, Rep. Kelly sent a letter to President Obama calling for a comprehensive energy policy that recognizes the critical role that coal plays in meeting our nation’s vast energy needs. The letter was signed by 11 other members of Congress, including the chairman of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, Hal Rogers, and members […]
In January 2009, the month President Obama was sworn into office, the average price of a gallon of gas in the United States was $1.85. On Wednesday, the Automobile Association of America announced that the average price for a gallon of gas is $3.57. That is almost double the cost in just over 3 years! […]
Just three short years ago, President Obama and Senator Bob Casey promised that their $825 billion stimulus bill would save or create 3.5 million jobs and keep unemployment below 8% – but since then, we’ve lost more than one million jobs and unemployment has remained above 8% for a record period. PaGOP Chairman Gleason said, […]
Just three short years ago, President Obama and Senator Bob Casey promised that their $825 billion stimulus bill would save or create 3.5 million jobs and keep unemployment below 8% – but since then, we’ve lost more than one million jobs and unemployment has remained above 8% for a record period.
Bob Casey’s vote against an earmark ban last yet is another example of his fiscally irresponsible agenda that has given us a $15 trillion deficit. Senator Casey loves to spend our taxpayer dollars in the form of earmarks, but doesn’t want the Senate to live within a budget to pay for them. (Casey Voted Against […]