Speaker's Blog

BUSH ECONOMIC BOOM: “GOOD JOBS AT GOOD WAGES"

July 10, 2006

The fact is, keeping taxes low – coupled with fiscal discipline and strong economic growth – is an effective, tried-and-true formula for reducing and eliminating the deficit. This morning, the White House will release its Mid-Session Review which is widely expected to show significantly lower deficit projections this year. Read More

BUSH ECONOMIC BOOM: DEFICIT SHRINKS 30 PERCENT

July 10, 2006

This morning, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released its annual mid-year budget update, covering the current FY2006 through FY2011. The report has some bad news for tax-hike happy Capitol Hill Democrats: the deficit is falling faster than projected. Read More

Even Loyal Democrats Don’t Know what Capitol Hill Democrats Stand For

July 10, 2006

With Capitol Hill Democrats in disarray, it appears that even loyal, anti-war Democrats don’t know what their party stands for. According to a column in the LA Times: Read More

BUSH ECONOMIC BOOM: TAX CUTS FUELING DEFICIT REDUCTION

July 09, 2006

Because of surging tax revenues, the Treasury Department projects that President Bush’s objective of cutting the deficit in half by 2009 will be met and exceeded ahead of schedule. An article in the New York Times says: Read More

BUSH ECONOMIC BOOM: REVENUE SURGING, DEFICIT SHRINKING

July 09, 2006

Recent Treasury Department projections show that surging tax revenues will help President Bush meet and exceed – ahead of schedule – his objective of cutting the deficit in half by 2009. An article in today’s Washington Times says: Read More

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