By Conn Carroll | 08/15/13 09:50 AM
Republicans and Democrats may seem far apart as deadlines approach for legislation to authorize federal government spending and borrowing for the next fiscal year, but a closer look at both parties’ priorities and past practices shows any significant disruption is unlikely, and the fiscal...
By Conn Carroll | 08/14/13 11:45 AM
After getting some feedback from Capitol Hill sources on an earlier post about the upcoming continuing resolution fight, the House leadership plan for defusing both the upcoming debt limit fight, and the defund-Obamacare movement, are coming into focus.
By Conn Carroll | 08/14/13 10:05 AM
Frustrated by his failure to convince House Republicans to vote for his amnesty legislation, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., threatened conservatives that President Obama would unilaterally give all illegal immigrants amnesty if the House does not vote on his bill. Speaking to Tampa’s, Fla..,...
By Conn Carroll | 08/14/13 09:25 AM
Near the end of an otherwise fine editorial slamming Democratic candidate for Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe for his alleged abuse of the EB-5 visa program, The Washington Post editorial board writes.
By Conn Carroll | 08/13/13 11:30 AM
Salon‘s Brian Beutler doesn’t want to speak for other critics of libertarian populism, but what bothers him most about the project, is that he thinks it is a “swindle” designed to distract from established unpopular conservative fiscal policies. Beutler writes: Libertarianism has...
By Conn Carroll | 08/13/13 08:25 AM
Whenever conservatives hear any politician, but especially the most liberal president in a generation, say they are going to solve an issue by appointing a panel of experts, they laugh. Nothing better demonstrates the folly of progressive governance than the blind faith liberals have in...
By Conn Carroll | 08/12/13 09:50 AM
According to establishment Republicans like Karl Rove, it would be absolute armageddon for the GOP if conservatives pursued delays/cuts to Obamacare through the continuing resolution process.
By Conn Carroll | 08/12/13 08:35 AM
Last week, progressive groups, including Americans United for Change, the Center for American Progress, and the Service Employees International Union, held a conference call promoting a poll Hart Research did on Obamacare. The poll found that just 15 percent of Americans want to leave Obamacare...
By Conn Carroll | 08/09/13 01:45 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., told Nevada Public Radio on Friday that Obamacare will fundamentally change their health insurance plans.
By Conn Carroll | 08/09/13 12:25 PM
Obamacare, the economy and the terror threat to American embassies are among the issues Washington Examiner Senior Writer Conn Carroll would like to see the president address in his pre-vacation press conference Friday afternoon.
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