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Capitol Hill Dems Absent In Border Security Debate

September 13, 2006

Today House Republicans will vote on the Secure Fence Act (H.R. Read More

Five Questions for Nancy Pelosi on Earmark Reform

September 13, 2006

MinorityLeader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) says if it were up to her, she would do away withearmarks altogether.  She is also one of the biggest pork barrelers inCongress.  Does she really support reform, or is this simply one moreexample of Capitol Hill Democrats who say one thing and do another? Following are five questions for Ms. Pelosi: Read More

Couric: "It's Hard to Believe, But the Price of Gasoline Just Keeps Dropping"

September 12, 2006

Katie Couric, the new anchor for the CBS Evening News, had this to say about plummeting gasoline prices last night: “It’s hard to believe, but the price of gasoline just keeps dropping.  Nationwide it now averages $2.62 cents a gallon. That’s down 42 cents in the past five weeks.” Read More

Smart Money: Greater "Sunshine and Transparency" in Federal Spending

September 12, 2006

“It’s common sense: if you request a project, you ought to be willing to put your name on it and Read More

Boehner & King: House Will Vote on Secure Fence Act Tomorrow

September 12, 2006

House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) and Homeland Security Chairman Peter King (R-NY) today announced that the Secure Fence Act (H.R. 6061), introduced today by Chairman King, will be considered on the floor tomorrow as the first effort in a series of border security initiatives House Republicans are working to send to President Bush this year. Tomorrow, GOP leaders are expected to unveil additional border security measures they plan to act on in the coming weeks.“House Republicans believe we must address the immediate need to secure our borders,” said Chairman King. Read More

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