Speaker's Blog

Pessimistic Dems Try to Downplay a Strong Economy

September 17, 2006

According to USA Today, not only is the American economy growing, but we’re awfully close to “all-time highs” on the stock market: Read More

Pelosi: "It Shouldn't Be About National Security"

September 14, 2006

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) made yet Read More

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

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