Obama Reaffirms Pledge Not to Negotiate over the Debt Limit

By: Monday September 16, 2013 9:11 am

One of the most positive developments over the weekend is that President Obama strongly reaffirmed that he will not negotiate over the debt limit while on This Week. From Obama’s interview: And I’ve told him, and I’ve told the country, what I think we need to do.  I’m happy to have a conversation with him [...]

Rand Paul Will Support Immigration Reform If Changes are Made

By: Monday May 27, 2013 8:02 am

According to Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), immigration reform currently doesn’t have 60 votes in the Senate, but the good news is many Republicans are trying to find a compromise they can support instead of simply trying to kill any reform. Last week Orrin Hatch (R-UT) backed the bill in committee after getting his fingerprinting amendment [...]

Top Democrats Demand More Revenue to Deal with Sequester

By: Monday February 4, 2013 7:16 am

With the sequestration cuts set to take place in less than a month the attention of Washington is going to turn back to the deficit. To begin laying the groundwork for this next fight top Democrats are demanding that more revenue be part of any new deals. This demand was recently made by both President [...]

Geithner: Social Security Should be Dealt with using a Separate Process

By: Monday December 3, 2012 8:31 am

The idea of Social Security being dealt with in a “separate process” should make defenders of the program very nervous