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Democrats Predicting Tax Hikes Necessary to Balance the Budget

February 04, 2007

This morning, President Bush submitted to Congress his plan to balance the federal budget without raising taxes. Before the proposal even landed on Capitol Hill, Democrats were advocating tax increases on working Americans instead of spending restraint or pro-growth policies to strengthen the economy. According to the Washington Post: Read More

Republican pro-Growth Policies Power New Job Creation, Working to Balance the Budget | Tax Increases from Democrats Biggest Threats to Jobs, Growth, Balanced Budget

February 02, 2007

According to a report released today by the Department of Labor, the U.S. economy created 111,000 new jobs in the month of January. But the good economic news doesn’t stop there – according to the report, the number of jobs created in both November and December 2006 was much higher than originally reported: Read More

Republican Pro-Growth Policies Power New Job Creation, Working to Balance the Budget

February 01, 2007

According to a report released today by the Department of Labor, the U.S. economy created 111,000 new jobs in the month of January. But the good economic news doesn’t stop there – according to the report, the number of jobs created in both November and December 2006 was much higher than originally reported: Read More

Boehner: House Republicans Will Move to Shut Off Earmarks in Democrat Spending Bill

January 31, 2007

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) announced this morning that House Republicans will move to shut off funding for nearly $500 million in hidden earmarks stuffed into the Democrat “CROMNIBUS” spending bill. Under the Republican proposal, this money would instead be used to support America’s military and enforce anti-drug laws. Read More

Key Democrat on 'Cromnibus': "We Probably Have Made Some Wrong Choices"

January 31, 2007

Yesterday it was revealed that the Democrats broke their pledge to shut down earmarks in their massive $463.5 billion spending measure. In fact, their bill includes hundreds of millions of dollars for hidden earmarks – earmarks such as the $44.6 million for a Tropical Rain Forest in Iowa, and $266 million in previously cancelled earmarks going to the Department of Energy (DOE). Read More

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