Whatever happened to Republicans opposing big government interference in people’s lives?
In a speech yesterday at Mississippi State University, Mitt Romney told the audience that he wants to end the programs developed as part of Lyndon Johnson’s War On Poverty, and replace them with something new.
The programs from the War On Poverty Mitt Romney […]
What I would do, if I was in Barack Obama’s place, would be to say, “Okay, Republicans, if you don’t like Obamacare and its requirement to purchase insurance, that’s fine.” […]
For these seven Republican senators, providing health care for America’s older and impoverished citizens seems to be less important than scoring points with their most fervent anti-Obama constituents. […]
Back in 2011, David Walker was such a darling of the No Labels corporation that No Labels engineered a Draft David Walker for President internet poll campaign. In the spring of 2012, David Walker was such a darling of the Americans Elect corporation that Americans Elect wrote a glowing character recommendation of Walker when he […]
Representative Ryan has declared that asking millionaires to contribute their fair share to the country is “rotten economics”. He has voted to take money away from public schools. He has even voted to cut food aid for children and pregnant women. What’s more, for all his talk about fiscal conservatism, Paul Ryan has voted many times against significant cuts of wasteful military spending. […]
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 as passed by the House of Friday preserves spending on extravagant weapons program that the Pentagon says it doesn’t want. It keeps open redundant military bases that are not strategically necessary. The money to pay for this wasteful military spending is being taken from older Americans, by reducing their health care benefits. […]
John McCain wants to freeze spending on health care but give out hundreds of billions of dollars to Wall Street CEOs. […]