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House Gop Budget Cuts

House Republicans Press On With Slashing Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans controlling the House pressed ahead Tuesday with slashing cuts to domestic programs far deeper than the cuts departments lik...

GOP Spares Pentagon From Big Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans controlling the House are sparing the Pentagon, military veterans and most homeland security programs from the budget k...

House Republicans Unveil Cuts To Education, NPR

AP | By ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Setting a collision course with Democrats that could drag out for months, House Republicans on Thursday unveiled plans to cut federal mo...

House GOP Proposes Budget Cuts To Domestic, Foreign Food Aid

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 07.23.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are targeting domestic nutrition programs and international food assistance as they try to control spending in next ye...

Ryan Grim

Rand Paul And Paul Ryan Battle Behind Closed Doors Over Budget Cuts | Ryan Grim | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Before releasing his budget publicly, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) gave Senate Republicans a private briefing about the plan in early April. ...

House Republicans Poised To Place Dramatic Political Bet

The New York Times | Michael D. Shear | Posted 06.05.2011 | Politics

Republicans in the House of Representatives are poised to place a dramatic political bet....

Eric Cantor: No Stopgap Spending Bill Beyond April 8

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Democrats indicated Tuesday they may be willing to accept Republican-backed curbs on the Environmental Protection Agency and other ...

GOP Budget Cut Proposal Would Slash Millions In Funding For Immunization Programs

Mother Jones | Suzy Khimm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the past year, California has experienced the worst whopping cough outbreak in more than 50 years, an epidemic that has killed 10 infants and resul...

The Road to Budget Sanity

Donald Kaul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Donald Kaul

The Republican tax plan is not a budget -- it's a suicide pact. Let's do something smart for a change.

'Death Panel' For Elmo?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Republicans called for cuts in hundreds of programs across the face of government Friday night in a $61 billion savings package toughened at the...

GOP Budget-Cutting Plan Marks Political Gamble

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Republican drive to cut spending, which begins in earnest this week, marks a political gamble that the public's hunger for smal...