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127 Congressmen Sign Letter Pledging to Defund Obamacare

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Since the Supreme Court ignored the Constitution by upholding Obamacare, we have no choice but to use every legislative and executive tool at our disposal to kill this socialist monstrosity.  One opportunity we will have to disrupt and impede its implementation will be through the appropriations process. Last December, we incurred the ‘great spending betrayal’ under Republican leadership Read More →

Agriculture Committee Voting Report on Farm Bill

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Last week, the House Agriculture Committee marked up the preposterous $957 billion farm/food stamp bill (H.R. 6083).  Despite the media reports about severe cuts to the food stamp program, this bill actually locks in the appalling levels of spending established in the Obama-era.  In many respects, the committee votes from last week shed light on the problem we Read More →

Scoring the Performance of Congressional Committees

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Much of the dirty work performed in Washington is orchestrated on a congressional committee level.  For all the talk of partisan bickering between the two parties, there is actually a bipartisan love fest taking place on a committee level.  Most Republican House committee chairmen are big government types and have cordial relationships with their Democrat counterparts.  They work Read More →