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Democrats v. Democrats on Fiscal Discipline

July 12, 2006

An interview with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) in today’s Wall Street Journal is titled, “Pelosi Promises Fiscal Restraint If Democrats Win.” But at no point in the article does Pelosi mention how Capitol Hill Democrats would go about restraining spending. Read More

Earmark Expletives

July 12, 2006

An interview with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) in today’s Wall Street Journal is titled, “Pelosi Promises Fiscal Restraint If Democrats Win.” While Capitol Hill Democrats’ rhetoric may be misleading, their record is clear: DEMOCRATS SAY Read More

FIVE QUESTIONS FOR MINORITY LEADER NANCY PELOSI

July 11, 2006

Yesterday the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced that the deficit is expected to decline from $423 billion to $296 billion this year, further proof that Republican policies of keeping taxes low, coupled with fiscal discipline and strong economic growth, are reducing the deficit. Read More

Principal Pelosi forced to Take Attendance: “Bueller?… Bueller?… Bueller..?”

July 11, 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 Read More

HOUSE REPUBLICANS HIGHLIGHT GOP SUCCESS IN DRIVING DOWN DEFICIT

July 10, 2006

Further evidence that Republican fiscal and economic policies are working as planned, today House Republicans highlighted the announcement from President Bush and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) that its deficit forecast for this year had declined from $423 billion to $296 billion: Read More

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