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Pelosi's Pork: Hypocrisy On Earmarks

September 05, 2006

 As House Republicans prepare to move comprehensive earmark reforms as part of a larger effort to promote fiscal responsibility and ensure taxpayer dollars are spent wisely, the hypocrisy of Capitol Hill Democrats is once again coming into full view. Everyone knows that Democrat promises about fiscal responsibility are little more than empty rhetoric, but few are brazen enough to suggest the practice of earmarking should be eliminated while being one of its biggest beneficiaries. Following is from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA): Read More

"Gasoline Prices Fell By More Than 30 Cents A Gallon Last Month, and Everyone Stands to Benefit"

September 04, 2006

The Christian Science Monitor today highlighted the good economic news for American families feeling the pinch of high gas prices. According to Monitor:“Motorists are finally getting a break at the pump. “Over the past month, gasoline prices have dropped more than 30 cents a gallon with the price of fuel at the lowest level since mid-April. Read More

Capitol Hill Dems: War on Terror Not "Relevant"

September 04, 2006

Divided and confused Capitol Hill Democrats have been united on one thing: their desire to concede defeat in the Global War on Terror. Beyond that, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) has admitted, “We don't even have a party position on the war,” as evidenced by their inability to present a plan for combating terrorism in a post-9/11 world. Read More


September 04, 2006

Capitol Hill Democrats often wonder why Americans have no confidence in Democrats’ ability to keep America safe in a post-9/11 world. Perhaps Democrats should start by looking at their record.   Read More