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Some Welcome House Rules

FYI –

In a speech in Osawatomie, Kansas yesterday, Mr. Obama excoriated the ostensible Republican philosophy that he said favors “weakening oversight and accountability,” but these reforms are…

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WhipCast Downloads Exceed 23,000

Following yesterday’s launch of the new WhipCast by House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, the app has been downloaded to more than 23,000 mobile devices. The number of WhipCast downloads is climbing…

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Blue Dogs Rebuke Dem Leadership On BBA

Just wanted to make sure you saw that the House Blue Dog Coalition formally endorsed the bi-partisan Balanced Budget Amendment after House Democratic Leadership announced they would whip their…

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Out Of Touch?

SHOT: US National Debt Reaches $15 Trillion. “Total Public Debt Outstanding: $15,033,607,920.32” (TreasuryDirect.gov, Accessed 11/16/11)

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Dem Leadership Comes Out Swinging Against A Balanced Budget

Ranking Member on the Budget Committee Chris Van Hollen joins Whip Hoyer in calling on House Democrats to vote against the balanced budget amendment on the floor this week. Keep in mind this is the…

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