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Budget and Deficit

November 7, 2017

Democrats Are Suddenly Concerned About Federal Debt


Democrats are raising concerns that tax reform could add to federal debt, but only after their eight-year spending binge that nearly doubled that debt.

October 24, 2017

Obamacare Titanic Is Sinking; Republicans Look for a Pail to Bail


Obamacare is the policy equivalent of the Titanic, taking on water and sinking fast. The Alexander-Murray bill is simply a bailout effort, and some Republicans are looking for a pail. 

September 28, 2017

At Last, Pro-Growth Tax Reform


Faster economic growth is on the table, if only Republicans can keep their eyes on the prize.

September 26, 2017

Trump Should End Obamacare Subsidy Payments Now


President Trump put an Obamacare constitutional problem on hold hoping Republicans would fix it. They didn’t, and it’s time to return to the Constitution.

September 19, 2017

Trump Bumps, and May Even Dump, the UN Swamp


President Trump delivers straight talk and perhaps a veiled warning to the United Nations.

August 22, 2017

The Deadly Descent of Obamacare


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

As the downward spiral quickens, the White House announces it will continue to pay the subsidies and keep Obamacare from crashing until later. Weighing the likely outcome, Merrill Matthews disagrees: “If you’re going to lose anyway, probably best to lose on the side of good policy — and the Constitution — and reject the [subsidy payments].”

August 22, 2017

Draining the Foreign Aid Swamp


President Trump and Secretary Tillerson are scaling back the money we hand out to other countries, and the countries and other hangers-on don't like it one bit.

August 15, 2017

To Bail or Not to Bail (Obamacare)?


President Trump faces yet another health care dilemma created by President Obama and the Democrats. 

August 3, 2017

The Demise of myRA


We can say goodbye to the myRA program. But it won’t be the last time the federal government attempts to lure the American people into bailing out Washington’s unrestrained spending.

July 25, 2017

The Other Addiction Crisis Facing America: Government Spending


We are facing an addiction crisis in the U.S.; elected officials are hooked on spending your money and we have to help them break the habit.

 

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