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A Clear Choice Between Victory and Conceding Defeat

June 26, 2006

Capitol Hill Democrats have incredulously claimed that their plan to concede defeat in the Global War on Terror is the same thing as President Bush and General George Casey’s operational plan for defeating the insurgency in Read More

GOP Leaders Announce "Statement of Principles" On Border Security, Opposition to Troubling Reid-Kennedy Proposals

June 21, 2006

Today, House Republicans announced a set of five principles to be reflected in immigration reform legislation.  Republicans want to enact a strong bill that secures our borders and puts a premium on strict enforcement of our immigration laws.  The goal is to send a bill to President Bush that reflects these principles: Read More

SMART MONEY: LINE ITEM VETO ANOTHER GOP EFFORT TO REIN IN WASTEFUL SPENDING

June 20, 2006

While House Republicans continue to make strides in exercising fiscal restraint, tomorrow the House will consider a key legislative component of the “Spring Cleaning” project, the Legislative Line Item Veto Act (H.R. 4890). Introduced by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), the line item veto reform aims to root out wasteful and unnecessary spending. Read More

The Democrats’ “Pay [More Taxes] As You Go” Ruse

June 20, 2006

This morning’s Wall Street Journal highlighted Capitol Hill Democrats’ latest ruse to raid the wallets of American taxpayers under the guise of fiscal discipline. In search of a nicer way to advocate massive tax hikes, Democrats are supporting “pay as you go” budget rules (or “paygo”) that “constrain tax cuts, not new spending”: Read More

DEMS TRY TO BUST BUDGET BY $45.2 BILLION

June 19, 2006

While Republicans act to rein in reckless spending and demonstrate fiscal discipline, Democrats want to raid taxpayers’ wallets in their push for ever higher levels of profligate spending. Read More

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