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Handcuffed: Dems' Delays Hazardous For Our Troops

April 17, 2007

After skipping town on a two week break, one wonders whether House Democrats are finally ready to do the right thing and provide a clean troop funding bill for our troops in harm’s way.  Not yet, according to the Washington Times: Read More

Boehner Op-Ed in Roll Call on Ethics Rules

April 17, 2007

Boehner has an op-ed in Roll Call today on the House Ethics rules... Read More

Boehner: Can You Afford a $3,000 Tax Hike?

April 16, 2007

House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today released the following statement marking Tax Day and calling on Congressional Democrats to oppose tax hikes on American workers and families: Read More

Wanted: Common Sense in Ethics Rules (Roll Call)

April 16, 2007

Last month I asked Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to appoint a bipartisan working group to analyze House ethics rules and recommend fair, sensible and understandable changes to help Members faithfully comply with their obligations. I’m anxiously awaiting her response. Read More

Porky’s Revenge (National Review)

April 15, 2007

Last January, Democrats took the reins in Congress, portraying themselves as agents of change who would restore trust by ending pork-barrel politics in Washington. But now after three months of Democratic rule, it’s clear Democrats are exactly who we thought they were all along — the same old party of tax-and-spend government. And congressional pork is back, with a vengeance. Read More