The federal government will spend $57 trillion over the next 10 years and run an $11 trillion deficit. But cutting spending by $150 billion is too much to ask?
House Freedom Caucus Too Busy Scolding Justin Amash To Care About Today's Bipartisan Budget Apocalypse
What's the point of a "limited government" bloc that doesn't limit government?
The feds can't pass a budget or do much very well, yet a record level of Americans want it more involved in our lives. That's not as crazy as it seems.
The former deficit hawk gets budget-busting religion now that he holds real power.
The president and congressional Democrats just worked together on a bad debt ceiling and budget deal.
"If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging."
Outsider could wage a Ross Perot-style crusade against the national debt, if only his tongue would get out of the way
This is what you get with GOP control of Congress
Warns against not standing on principle
Challenger Matt Bevin says McConnell caved to the left
Wants debt ceiling bill advanced
Vast majority in some position of House leadership
Debt ceiling debacle
Turning to Democrats to get it passed
Vote moved because of East Coast snow storm
Plan doesn't have enough support
Bill might not make it to the floor of the House
Smaller government for nobody
Wants to keep borrowing indefinitely
Two in three Republicans or Republican-leaning independents view the recent fiscal stalemate negatively
Says he is sympathetic to the views of the Tea Party, but thinks their approach was "undemocratic"
Americans are kept frightened, and politicians get to spend, tax, borrow, and coerce as usual.
Signed fiscal deal yesterday
Next budget battle not far away
"The greatest deception here is this is not one nation under God. It never was. The constitution would not have been written by freemasons."
Deal contains little to no reform, group says