Tag: Budget

Senate Democrats’ Shutdown Caucus Strategizes at the White House

July 07, 2015

If the president actually wants our troops to get paid, he should stop calling strategy meetings of his shutdown caucus. Read More

Democrats Have Obstruction Fever, and the Only Prescription is More Spending

June 15, 2015

After winning a majority in the House in November 2010, Republicans fought to reduce spending and return some fiscal sanity to the federal budget.  As part of the Budget Control Act in 2011, President Obama insisted on his sequester. Because of its indiscriminate cuts – including to the military – House Republicans passed two bills in 2012 to replace the president’s sequester with common-sense reductions and reforms. Read More

Working Together to Balance the Budget for the American People

May 05, 2015

Now, four months into the new Congress, Republican majorities in the House and Senate worked together to pass the first joint 10-year balanced budget in 14 years. Read More

Speaker Boehner Announces House Republican Budget Negotiators

April 14, 2015

I am grateful to all the members who have agreed to serve on the conference committee and work toward a final budget agreement that helps get our fiscal House in order Read More

Boehner Slams President Obama’s Middle-Class Tax Hike

April 14, 2015

Even liberals admit the president’s budget means higher taxes for middle-class Americans. Read More

The Payday Loan President

March 31, 2015

To hear President Obama tell it, if workers and families just give more of their money to the federal government to spend, bureaucrats and politicians will be able to make “investments” and improve the future. Trains will run faster and college will be free. The only thing standing in the way of utopia, the president says, is Republicans. Read More

Boehner Contrasts House’s Balanced Budget with President’s Plan

March 26, 2015

While the president’s plan would be a disaster for working families struggling in this economy, the House plan lays the foundation for more robust economic growth and more jobs. Read More

A Balanced Budget for A Stronger Economy & A Safer America

March 25, 2015

Instead of drowning our kids in a sea of red ink, we cut more than $5 trillion in spending and balance the budget within a decade... Read More

“Political Manifesto” vs. Pro-Growth Balanced Budget

March 24, 2015

House Republicans will vote on a much different plan this week: a pro-growth, balanced budget that reins in excessive spending, enacts real entitlement reform, helps our economy, and puts us on a more sustainable fiscal path. Read More

A Big Week for the People’s Priorities

March 24, 2015

The House will consider a pro-growth balanced budget and a permanent solution to the ‘doc fix’ that with strengthen Medicare and constitute the first real structural entitlement reform in decades. Read More

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