Speaker's Blog

President Obama’s Deficits Are Already Killing Jobs

April 07, 2010

Both Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Congressional Budget Office Director Doug Elmendorf – echoing the American people – have sounded the alarm in the last two days on the huge budget deficits and debt that are threatening our economy and undermining job creation.  Are President Obama and co Read More

As Americans Ask “Where Are the Jobs?” Obama Advisor Pushes for Even More Tax Hikes

April 06, 2010

Families and small businesses are struggling in an economy that isn’t producing the jobs President Obama promised.  When the Democrats’ trillion-dollar “stimulus” was signed into law, the Obama Administration promised it would keep unemployment below eight percent and create jobs immediately.  With nearly four million jobs lost under President Obama’s watch, is it any wonder why Americans continue to ask “ Read More

What They’re Saying about President Obama’s Decision to Lock Up the Vast Majority of America’s Offshore Energy Resources

April 04, 2010

President Obama announced last week “the expansion of offshore oil and gas exploration” – but upon closer inspection, the President’s decision actually locks up the vast majority of America’s offshore energy resources, placing them off limits. Read More

No Shame: Expanded Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Industry Tucked Away Inside Dems' New Health Care Law

April 04, 2010

Remember when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said last month “we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it?”  Tucked away inside President Obama’s new health care law is a controversial provision dramatically expanding taxpayer funding of contraceptives and the abortion industry.  Washington Democrats actually tried to insert this legislative language in the original trillion-dollar ‘stimulus,’ but were forced to remove it Read More