Speaker's Blog

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

BUSH ECONOMIC BOOM: 34TH CONSECUTIVE MONTH OF JOB GAINS, WAGES RISE SHARPLY

July 06, 2006

The Bush Economic Boom continued in June with the 34th consecutive month of solid job growth, as the U.S. economy created 121,000 new jobs and maintained a low 4.6 percent unemployment rate. According to Bloomberg News: Read More

PELOSI OUT OF TOUCH ON ECONOMY

July 04, 2006

Asked whether a Democratic takeover of the House and Senate be bad news for business? Read More

Democrats Release “Agenda,” Tree Falls in Woods

July 04, 2006

Capitol Hill Democrats – adrift after failing to present a plan for securing the border, failing to produce an alternative about how best to combat terrorism in a post-9/11 world, and dumping their old slogans over and over again – are confused over what their reconfigured “agenda” actually entails. According to an article in The Hill: Read More

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