Articles Tagged 'government spending'


BLM Moneyman Soros Helps Elect Liberal Prosecutors With $7MILLION Payout

November 17, 2016
Republican Matthew McCord was feeling pretty good about the $12,000 he had raised for his campaign for Henry County district attorney when he was blindsided… READ MORE

Conservatives sound alarm over tentative budget deal

December 11, 2013
Conservative groups pushed back hard against the proposed federal budget agreement announced Tuesday, arguing that the tentative deal unravels hard-fought spending cuts. Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray, D-Wash., and House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis, the lead negotiators on the agreement, detailed the specifics of the proposal at an evening press conference.
The proposal would restore about… READ MORE
Budget Battle

New budget accord saves $23 billion — after $65 billion spending spree

December 11, 2013

Key lawmakers from both parties announced Tuesday a bipartisan budget proposal that would avoid another government shutdown and restore some defense spending that would have… READ MORE

Feds spend $100k teaching teen girls ‘condom negotiation’…

November 30, 2012
Washington Examiner The administration is funding a $100,000 study of pregnant and “at-risk” 14-17-year-old girls on probation in Houston, Texas, to determine ways to help them choose safer lifestyles and avoid pregnancy, including better “condom negotiation” tactics.
The National Institutes of Health, part of the Health and Human Services Department, is providing a University of Houston researcher the money… READ MORE
Cherry Trees In Bloom In Washington DC

US could be on path to fifth straight $1 trillion deficit after government runs $120 billion October deficit

November 14, 2012 The federal government started the 2013 budget year with a $120 billion deficit, an indication that the nation is on a path to its… READ MORE

CBO pegs 2012 deficit at $1.1 trillion

October 8, 2012
Associated Press WASHINGTON – A new estimate puts the deficit for the just-completed 2012 budget year at $1.1 trillion, the fourth straight year of trillion dollar deficits on President Barack Obama’s watch.
The result was a slight, $207 billion improvement from the 2011 deficit of $1.3 trillion. “President Obama once promised to cut the deficit in half by the end… READ MORE

Van Hollen Calls Simpson-Bowles a Framework for Debt Deal

October 5, 2012
Bloomberg News Representative Chris Van Hollen, the House Budget Committee’s top Democrat, predicted the proposal by President Barack Obama’s 2010 deficit panel will be the “framework” for averting the so-called fiscal cliff of spending cuts in January.
The deficit-cutting plan was offered by commission co- chairmen Al Simpson, a Republican former Wyoming senator, and Erskine Bowles, a Democratic former… READ MORE

Congressional leaders reach budget deal

August 1, 2012
By Richard McGregor, The Financial Times US congressional leaders have reached a short-term budget deal to fund the government for six months from September, extinguishing a potential partisan fiscal fight ahead of the election.
Although legislation enshrining the deal still has to be written and must be passed after the August congressional recess, the agreement appears to have ended… READ MORE

Legislation to prevent government shutdown will wait until Sept.

July 31, 2012
By Erik Wasson -The Hill House Republicans have no plans to move forward this week on a catch-all spending bill to avert the government shutdown, sources confirmed Monday.
Congress will instead leave town for a five-week recess without voting on a continuing resolution or even introducing it, these sources said. “No CR this week,” one GOP aide said, adding… READ MORE

NJ budget progress stalls amid Democrats’ uprising

June 22, 2012
By Angela Delli Santigeoff Mulvihill TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Some New Jersey Democratic lawmakers tried to put up a roadblock Thursday to passing a state budget, even as their colleagues were advancing a list of spending additions to the $32 billion plan.
In an 8-5 vote, the state Senate’s budget committee passed the bill. It’s set to be considered… READ MORE

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