By Conn Carroll | 09/13/13 03:46 PM
Many conservatives, including myself, have questioned why the House Republican Leadership is so eager to fight Obamacare through the debt limit as opposed to the continuing resolution that must be passed before the end of this month. This headline from NBC News pretty much sums up the leadership...
By Conn Carroll | 09/13/13 04:45 PM
If President Obama wanted to pick a National Economic Council nominee completely untrusted by Republicans, he could not have done any better than the man he chose, current Office of Management and Budget director Jeffrey Zients. On Feb. 14, 2012, Senate Budget Committee Chairman Jeff Sessions,...
By Conn Carroll | 09/13/13 09:21 AM
All eyes in Washington are understandably focused on House Republicans and whether they will be able to unite behind a strategy for resolving the upcoming fiscal battles.
By Conn Carroll | 09/09/13 06:35 AM
President Obama famously sold himself to the American people as a scholar of the U.S. Constitution, but he also conveniently left out the fact that under his interpretation of the founding document, the Arab League has more rights than you do.
By Conn Carroll | 09/12/13 04:20 PM
Not only do Senate conservatives believe that the latest government funding legislation from Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., doesn't do enough to defund Obamacare, they also say it will undermine Republican chances to take the Senate in 2014. Under Cantor's plan, the House would pass two...
By Conn Carroll | 09/12/13 08:35 AM
Now that President Obama's push for congressional authorization for bombing Syria has been placed on the back burner, House Republicans are beginning to unite around a plan that would delay Obamacare for a year in exchange for raising the debt limit and undoing the sequester.
By Conn Carroll | 09/11/13 12:32 PM
David Drucker and Jonathan Strong both have must read articles out on the fight in the House between Republican leadership and conservative activists over how to avid a government shutdown while also rolling back Obamacare.
By Conn Carroll | 09/11/13 08:33 AM
Speaking from the East Room of the White House Tuesday evening, President Obama used Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's offer to secure Syria's chemical weapons as an excuse to delay a congressional vote on Obama's proposed military strike that most Washington observers expected the chief...
By Conn Carroll | 09/10/13 05:54 PM
The Heritage Foundation released its 2013 "Federal Spending by the Numbers" report recently. Here are some of the best charts from it.
By Conn Carroll | 09/10/13 12:10 PM
Despite assurances from top party leaders that it wouldn't, President Obama's decision to seek congressional approval for bombing Syria is causing headaches for Democratic House candidates.
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