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Mccain Spending Freeze

Ryan Grim

Now, McCain Wants More Than A Freeze | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If President Obama is taking policy cues from his general election opponent in 2008, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), he'll have to go further than freeze ...

Jason Linkins

Obama's Spending Freeze: A Return To Infantilism | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The lack of merit to the idea of a three-year spending freeze has already been well picked over. Suffice it to say, as Robert Reich points out, it's ...

Budget Freeze-eology 101: Hatchets vs. Scalpels

Jared Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jared Bernstein

The entire theory of the President's proposed spending freeze is to dial up the stuff that will support job growth and innovation while dialing down the stuff that doesn't.

Sam Stein

Obama Scoffed At McCain's Spending Freeze Proposal During Campaign (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It didn't take long for the critics to come out in force -- and on YouTube -- against the Obama administration's just-leaked plan to propose a three-y...

McCain's Spending Freeze Would Send Us Into the Dark Ages

Kim Mance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kim Mance

No Senator McCain -- a government spending freeze of "everything but defense, veteran affairs and entitlement programs" is not OK.