Former Congressmen David Jolly, a Republican, and Patrick Murphy, a Democrat, are travelling nationwide as part of their "Let's Fix Washington" init
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If action expresses priorities, as Mahatma Gandhi suggested, we should be alarmed by the inaction, gridlock and hyper-partisanship in Congress. . . .
There’s no snooze button on the national debt clock, though you wouldn’t know it by the way public alarm has quieted as the situation grows worse.
With the midterm elections hard upon us, the Republicans have come up with a novel idea to succor the nation:
The federal budget deficit is reaching levels that are "abnormally high for a robust economy," The Washington Post reports.
U.S. Deficit to Reach $1 Trillion Two Years Earlier Than Expected — After GOP Spent Obama’s Whole Term Railing Against ItSeptember 12, 2018
The Republican Party has railed against deficits and spending for decades and GOP presidents and Congressional leaders have worked to cut spending.
(Economists are) concerned that Trump’s tax cuts have been so deep that it’s causing the federal government to borrow too much. They might have a point.
A ballot measure to expand Medicaid and provide healthcare for 62,000 Idahoans who fall into the state’s healthcare coverage was endorsed by Republican members of the Idaho Legislature on Aug.
DES MOINES - Former Rep. Leonard Boswell, a Democrat from Iowa, has died at a Des Moines hospital, according to his former Chief of Staff Grant Woodward. . . .