Republicans Cynical Plan to Force Work to Begin on the Keystone XL Pipeline
There’s cynicism, and then there’s Congress.
In the latest example of dysfunctional Congressional gridlock, the Democratic-led Senate is certain to reject a House of Representatives-passed Republican bill, House Resolution 3630, the 369-page ‘‘Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011,’’ to extend the payroll tax cut.
The sticking (sticky) point?
Congress' Super Committee Bill Will Determine Direction of Market
Debt Ceiling Raised, Did You Expect Something Different?
Nazi-era Technology Embraced by Republicans in U.S. Congress in the Name of National Energy “Security”
Treasury's TARP, AIG bailout Costs Fall to $30 Billion
States Seek Federal Edict on Renewable Energy Standard
Strained Relations Between the US and PRC: But Both Remain Careful
Class warfare politics is America's shame. The majority of Americans want the opportunity to succeed at something, to become rich and famous, even. We don't want free; we want affordable. We want to be in control of our own destinies. We want jobs, world-class education, and healthcare that doesn't have to look over its shoulder for ambulance chasers.