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Jay Carney On Short-Term CRs: “Not The American Way”

At today’s White House briefing, Press Secretary Jay Carney fiercely criticized the need to pass short-term continuing resolutions to keep the government running. Carney claimed that these funding…

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Still Waiting On The Democrats’ Plan

It’s been nearly two weeks since House Republicans sent the Senate a long-term spending measure that rolled back spending and began to tackle the nation’s out-of-control deficits. But Senate…

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House Republicans Target Another Barrier To Job Creation

Today, the House will repeal the job-crushing 1099 provision, a “massive, hidden tax change” that Democrats slipped into their failed healthcare plan. It’s just one of the many onerous barriers…

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ICYMI: Republican McCarthy Says U.S. Budget Will Tackle Entitlements

Republican McCarthy Says U.S. Budget Will Tackle Entitlements
Bloomberg
By Lisa Lerer
March 3, 2011

U.S. Representative Kevin McCarthy, third-ranking Republican in the House, places politicians in…

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Senate Democrats Turn On White House’s Budget Leadership

After yesterday’s passage of the short-term CR, House Republicans have now sent two funding resolutions, including a long-term CR, to the Senate. But you wouldn’t know it listening to House…

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