Government Spending

The Ring of Fire: National Debt and GDP

Mr. Andrew Roth - February 15th, 2010

Pence: "This Budget is Insane"

Mr. Andrew Roth - February 03rd, 2010

"Five Common-Sense Steps to Change a Broken Congress" by Rep. John Boehner

Mr. Andrew Roth - November 18th, 2009

Tax Dollars for Veterans or Earmarks?

Mr. Andrew Roth - November 17th, 2009

The Senate voted on a Tom Coburn amendment yesterday that would have increased funding for the "care and payments to caregivers of disabled veterans, offset by a reduction in funding for earmarks not requested by the president."

The amendment was defeated 24-69.  Most of the Democrats voted NO, but so did these wayward Republicans:

Alexander, L. (TN)
Bennett, R. (UT)
Bond (MO)
Cochran (MS)
Collins, S. (ME)
Corker (TN)
Gregg (NH)
Hatch (UT)
Inhofe (OK)
Lugar (IN)
Murkowski, L. (AK)
Shelby (AL)
Snowe (ME)
Voinovich (OH)
Wicker (MS)