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Gop Budget Proposal

Jesuit Suggests Pope's Message Refutes GOP Budget Proposal

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 04.10.2014 | Religion

Pope Francis' first apostolic exhortation, Evangelii Gaudium, provoked heated discussion around the world for its direct criticism of political and ec...

Priestly Constituent Blasts GOP Budget Proposal

Posted 03.21.2012 | Religion

By Annalisa Musarra Religion News Service (RNS) Faith leaders and poverty experts Wednesday (March 21) called the new House GOP budget proposal "i...

Cutting Spending, Slashing Recovery, and Burning the Middle Class

Andrew Fieldhouse | Posted 06.06.2011 | Politics
Andrew Fieldhouse

Conservative legislators have paved the way for the Ryan budget with a litany of misguided proposals, all of which would place the entire burden of deficit reduction on spending cuts, with no thought given to revenue.

GOP Budget Proposal Seeks To Make $4 Trillion-Plus In Cuts

AP | DOUGLASS K. DANIEL | Posted 06.03.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A Republican plan for the 2012 budget would cut more than $4 trillion over the next decade, more than even the president's debt com...

Budget Debate Proving To Be Kabuki Dance With Competing, Misleading Claims

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — It sounds like a pretty good starting point for negotiations: The White House and Capitol Hill Democrats say they're ready to meet ...

Joe Biden, Lawmakers Set To Begin Spending Talks

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House called for $6.5 billion in immediate spending cuts Thursday as negotiations opened with tea party-backed Republican...

Why Obama's Walking Fine Line On GOP Slash-And-Burn Budget Proposals

Mother Jones | David Corn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Clearly, the president -- as would be expected -- opposes the GOP cuts. But the White House is not at this point picking a fight over the House Republ...

Republicans, Democrats Trade Government Shutdown Charges

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In a deepening struggle over spending, Republicans and Democrats swapped charges Thursday over a possible government shutdown when ...

GOP Mounts Medicaid Ambush

Mother Jones | Suzy Khimm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After President Obama and House Republicans released their budgets this week, deficit hawks complained loudly that neither party was brave enough to t...