Two GOP Reps Take a Stand to Defund ObamaCare and Planned Parenthood
Michele Bachmann and Steve King voted no on the two-week Continuing Resolution because it backed down from positions they consider “nonnegotiable.”
Will the GOP Take a Timeout From Earmarks?
The stage is set for a showdown in the Senate over Sen. Jim DeMint’s earmark moratorium proposal.
Earmark Moratorium Should Be GOP’s Top Priority
Nothing fuels the passion of fiscal conservatives more than their dislike of pork-barrel projects.
Pelosi’s PAYGO Ploy
Pay-as-you-go budgeting has become a gimmick House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has used repeatedly to cover her liberal allies.
How-To Guide for Cleaning Up Obama’s Mess
Heritage Foundation recommends 128 specific policy prescriptions for Congress to consider in 2011.
Obama Politicizes Gulf Oil Spill
With little to gain in Louisiana — a state he lost overwhelmingly in 2008 — there’s little chance of seeing Obama return there anytime soon.
Missouri Voters Soundly Reject Obamacare
Voters approve ballot initiative to stop Obamacare’s individual mandate.
Obama Outpaces Bush’s Recess Appointments
Even Democrats don’t like President Obama’s circumventing Congress with his recess appointment of Donald Berwick.
Will Congress Kill Volunteer Fire Departments?
Bill would force volunteer firefighters to join unions.
Jones Act Complicates Messy Situation for Obama
A House subcommittee will take up the issue of foreign vessel operations in U.S. waters.