By Tag "GOP"
God save the Queen (of the Hill)?
Today, the House of Representatives will vote on the Fiscal Year 2016 budget. As is custom, there will be a series of votes on various substitute budgets, including substitutes offered by the Congressional Black Caucus, the Progressive Caucus, [...]
Is the GOP abandoning Tax Cuts?
"The only reason God put Republicans on this earth is to cut taxes"--Robert Novak According to Politico, Republicans may be disregarding the late Mr. Novak's theology as few Republican candidates for Senate are discussing tax cuts. Instead, [...]
John Tate Pens Open Letter to RNC Chair Reince Priebus
February 1, 2013 Mr. Reince Priebus Chairman Republican National Committee 310 First Street, SE Washington, DC 20003 Dear Mr. Chairman, In January, you very correctly stated, “We [...]
Your tax dollars at work
The other day, I blogged about how many in the GOP are abandoning tax cuts in favor of tax "reform," which rearranges, but doses not reduce, the tax burden imposed on the American people. I pointed out that the reason for this new position in [...]
Are Republicans Going Soft on Obamacare?
Peter Sudman from Reason amasses the evidence: In March of last year, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) stood on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference and declared that "Obamacare should be repealed root and [...]
Amash, King Represent GOP’s Competing Views on Congressional Approval
By: Matt McBride American children, if they have teachers who teach the real Constitution and not government propaganda, grow up learning that congressional approval is necessary for the United States to declare war and to appropriate funds to [...]