The Party Of George W. Bush Or Ted Cruz?

The Party Of George W. Bush Or Ted Cruz?

Republicans will face a clear choice in 2016: Are they members of the party that destroys the economy accidentally, or on purpose? In the corner of unintentional destruction, we h ...

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Senate To Vote Wednesday To Lift U.S. Debt Ceiling

Senate To Vote Wednesday To Lift U.S. Debt Ceiling

Washington (AFP) - Senators will vote Wednesday on a bill extending US borrowing authority with no strings attached, a sign lawmakers want to avert another paralyzing debt showdow ...

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5 Reasons The GOP Caved On The Debt Limit

5 Reasons The GOP Caved On The Debt Limit

RIP, debt ceiling crises. It's obvious that Republicans have lost their old passion for holding the global economy hostage. Their final demands would have required Democrats to ag ...

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Republicans To Offer Condition-Free U.S. Debt Ceiling Hike

Republicans To Offer Condition-Free U.S. Debt Ceiling Hike

Washington (AFP) - House Republicans introduced a measure Tuesday to extend U.S. borrowing authority with no conditions attached, signalling they are stepping back from an electio ...

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Study: Government-By-Crisis Has Cost 750,000 Jobs

Study: Government-By-Crisis Has Cost 750,000 Jobs

As time continues to run out before Congress must raise the debt ceiling -- Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has pegged February 27 as the date on which the "extraordinary measures" fu ...

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Republicans Finalize Hostage Demand, Public Prepares To Blame Them For Default

Republicans Finalize Hostage Demand, Public Prepares To Blame Them For Default

House Republicans have narrowed their debt ceiling strategies to two demands, neither of which have anything to do with actually reducing America's debt. In exchange for a one-yea ...

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Lew: ‘Time Is Short’ For Congress To Raise Debt Limit

Lew: ‘Time Is Short’ For Congress To Raise Debt Limit

Washington (AFP) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew warned Monday that the United States will exhaust its borrowing authority on Friday without action by Congress to lift the deb ...

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House Leaders Respond To Obama Call For ‘Year Of Action’

House Leaders Respond To Obama Call For ‘Year Of Action’

CAMBRIDGE, Md. — After President Barack Obama outlined his goals for what he said should be a “year of action” for the American people, House Republicans are sending a message bac ...

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House Republicans Make Their Regularly Scheduled Threat To Destroy The Global Economy

House Republicans Make Their Regularly Scheduled Threat To Destroy The Global Economy

House Republicans will huddle at their annual retreat next week to decide what will they demand in exchange for raising the debt ceiling. If the limit on how much the government c ...

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This Is How Republicans Could Blow The 2014 Midterms

This Is How Republicans Could Blow The 2014 Midterms

As the 2014 midterm elections approach, Republicans are feeling increasingly optimistic about their chances of winning a majority in the U.S. Senate, along with keeping control of ...

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