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|Posted by Mother Goose on April 6, 2011 at 5:38 PM||comments (0)|
Wednesday, April 06, 2011
By Matt Cover
(CNSNews.com) – President Barack Obama, in marking his first 100 days in office in 2009, said that Medicare and Medicaid were the biggest problems the government faced and that they were “really breaking the bank,” adding that the federal government needs to “tighten our belts … in an intelligent way.”
Answering a question at a town hall event in Arnold, Mo., on April 29, 2009, Obama said that M...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mother Goose on January 26, 2011 at 9:27 AM||comments (1)|
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The ledger did not appear to be adding up Tuesday night when President Barack Obama urged more spending on one hand and a spending freeze on the other.
Obama spoke ambitiously of putting money into roads, research, education, efficient cars, high-speed rail and other initiatives in his State of the Union speech. He pointed to the transportation and construction projects of the last two years and proposed "we redouble these efforts." He coupled this with a ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mother Goose on December 1, 2010 at 12:09 PM||comments (1)|
"We will not agree to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to any legislative item," their letter to Reid says. By Dan Friedman
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 | 9:53 a.m
Updated at 11:10 a.m. on December 1.
All 42 Senate Republicans have signed a letter refusing to vote for cloture on any bill before the Senate until the federal government i...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mother Goose on April 25, 2010 at 2:40 PM||comments (0)|
It seems that the withdrawal of Graham's support may postpone the legislation until after the mid-term elections. After writing countless letters in oppostion to various propsed legislations, it's good to know that our tireless efforts sometime acheive the desired results.
From an article on Politico:
Climate bill not likely to come up this year
B...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mother Goose on March 7, 2010 at 3:47 PM||comments (1)|
From an article by Instapundit:
March 4, 2010
CORKER KERFUFFLE: Just got this email from Laura Herzog in Bob Corker’s office:
There’s a lot of bad information floating around. Senator Corker is NOT working on legislation with Congressman Frank, and he does NOT support the bill the House of Representatives passed last year. Sen.Corker’s proposal wou...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Mother Goose on February 24, 2010 at 10:34 AM||comments (0)|
Feb 24, 12:05 AM (ET)
By CHARLES BABINGTON
WASHINGTON (AP) - Here's one point on which Democrats and Republicans agree on health care: President Barack Obama's much-touted televised summit has virtually no chance of breaking the political log jam. That means Democrats will be forced to find a way to pass an overhaul on their own or face a huge political defeat.
Lawmakers from both parties suggested the Obama-hosted meetin...Read Full Post »