Posts tagged "federal budget"

The Illinois legislature is the perfect place for Barack Obama to show up

What could be more fitting? A bumbling president addressing the disastrous Illinois legislature. How appropriate that President Barack Obama should hang out with the Democrat-controlled legislature that has  left the state of Illinois  teetering on the brink of a fiscal collapse. No doubt Obama and his White House script writers  haven’t noticed the irony that... Read more »

Congress: A year late and $1,052,062,224,099 short

You recall the idiom, “A day late and a dollar short,”  don’t you? Well, Congress is a year late and $1.05 trillion short. As it has become its habit, Congress this fiscal year failed to pass a budget well before the new fiscal year starts on Oct. 1. A fiscal year-end report by the Committee... Read more »
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