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2012 Federal Budget

Simon McCormack

Policing Tax Evasion Could Save Billions, But Republicans Won't Fund Enforcement | Simon McCormack | Posted 06.28.2011 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) admitted on Monday that the federal government is in serious need of extra revenue. But since taking control of th...

Showdown To Avert Shutdown Set Stage For Even Tougher Confrontations

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 06.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Rivals in a divided government, President Barack Obama and the most powerful Republican in Congress split their differences to stav...

No Mr. Boehner, America is Not "Broke"

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

All of the "America is broke", "just stop the spending" rhetoric sounds very appealing until you start looking at who is hurt by the cuts, and who benefits by not paying their fair share to finance government.