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President Obama Calls For A “Conversation” On Medicare And Medicaid After Ignoring Those Programs In His Own Budget

During his press conference, President Barack Obama recognized that our long-term debt and deficits in large part stem from Medicaid in Medicare and called for a “conversation” about how to “tackle…

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President Joins Deficit Debate After Adding Trillions In Deficits And Punting Hard Decisions

This week, President Obama will finally join the debate over how to tackle our country’s mounting deficits and debt. Although we’re encouraged to hear the President talk about this important…

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McCarthy: Domestic Energy Development and Production Must Be Increased

Washington, D.C. – House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (CA-22) issued the following statement regarding the American Energy Initiative:

“We have an abundant supply of natural resources in…

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Sen. Schumer Claims Senate Votes “Strengthened” Democrats’ Hand?

Sen. Chuck Schumer must have missed the memo from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who today acknowledged that Democrats were ready to accept “the lessons from yesterday’s vote.” Instead of…

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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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