Category: Government Spending

Question For Candidates and Elected Officials About The American Compass Big Government Policy Proposal

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In a recent interview on CNBC, American Compass head Oren Cass claimed a growing number of Republicans support his big-government plan which includes raising taxes. The Floridian asked Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio as well as Rep. Byron Donalds about the plan to raise taxes and all three rejected the proposal. Here are 6 questions for reporters to […]

Club for Growth Urges Senators to Reject Debt Fueling Emergency Supplemental Spending Package

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Washington, D.C. – The Club for Growth urges all Senators to vote NO on invoking cloture for the Emergency National Security Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2024. The results of this vote will be included in the Club for Growth Foundation’s 2024 congressional scorecard. “Despite our national debt now standing at a staggering $34.2 trillion, lawmakers in […]

ICYMI: McIntosh & Cass Debate Pro-Growth Vs. Populist Policies & The Deficit

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Washington, D.C. – In case you missed it, David McIntosh, President of the free-market Club for Growth, debated populist economist and Executive Director of American Compass Oren Cass on Open To Debate. McIntosh and Cass discussed if higher taxes should be used to bring down the deficit. Cass supported raising taxes to close the deficit, […]

Statement on Topline Spending Cap for Discretionary Appropriations

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Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement on the topline spending cap for discretionary appropriations: “The Fiscal Responsibility Act (FRA) was sold to members as a true cap on wasteful government spending. While conservatives have rightly fought to lower spending levels below this insufficient cap, at the very least Congress must keep […]

ICYMI: We’ve Seen (and Solved) Bidenomics Before

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Washington, D.C. – In case you missed it, Club for Growth President David McIntosh published an op-ed in The Hill drawing similarities between the economic struggles Americans are facing as result of Bidenomics and the hardships the country experienced during the Carter administration. In order to correct these wrongs, the op-ed calls on the next […]

ICYMI: McIntosh & Yass OpEd – Why Biden Should Say “Yes” to Economic Growth & the Limit, Save, & Grow Act

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Washington, D.C.– In case you missed it, businessman Jeff Yass and Club for Growth PAC President David McIntosh published a co-authored OpEd on Fox News arguing that by signing the Limit, Save, & Grow Act, President Biden could open the door to massive economic growth.  Click here to read the full OpEd from Jeff Yass […]

Club for Growth President David McIntosh Issues Statement on House Passage of the Limit, Save, and Grow Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement on the House successfully passing the Limit, Save, and Grow Act. “House passage of the debt limit increase is evidence that Republicans have a fiscally responsible plan to deal with the debt and the votes to pass it. President Biden and Democrats’ position […]

McIntosh Statement on the Biden Bank Bailout

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“The Biden bank bailout is a result of Biden’s failed economic policies. And it will make things worse – other banks and their customers will pay the price, all Americans will suffer, mass inflation will start back up again. Organizations that can’t manage risk should be allowed to fail, and taxpayers should not be forced to bailout the well-connected and […]

House Republicans must ensure Congress stops ‘spending new money’: David McIntosh on Fox Business

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Club for Growth President David McIntosh joins Fox Business’ “Mornings with Maria” and explains the conservative victories that came with the McCarthy Speaker vote negotiations. And with that victory paving the way for real conservative policy battles, Republicans’ next goal should be addressing ‘runaway spending’ to get inflation under control. Watch the latest video at […]

Club for Growth Calls On House and Senate to Reject Irresponsible Omnibus Appropriations Bill

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Club for Growth calls on the Senate to join House Republicans in rejecting an Omnibus appropriations bill for the following main reasons: Passing a bill this month undercuts the new House Majority, which was just elected by the People. Congress has never passed an Omnibus during a Lame Duck session of Congress when […]