Spending Bills

Political Theatre: The Government Shutdown ‘Dog And Pony’ Show (UPDATED)

Are we there yet? Are we done yet? Are we done yet?  Are we there yet?  Is the political theatre over yet? Frakkin' finally.... District of Criminals; did you really think weeks of haggling over, roughly, $40 billion dollars was anywhere as important as the $14,282 BILLION that we owe on the national debt, the $113 TRILLION in unfunded liabilities, or did you just think that your little kabuki theatre would be all that and a bag of chips? Do the republicans really believe that Americans are so stupid as to not KNOW that the House controls all the spending…
Read More

Senate Sunday Session: Spend $1.1 Trillion MORE

When a congressional body known for 'getting the heck outta Dodge' often and early starts working on Sundays, be worried, no; be very afraid.  Yep, the Senate had another of their Sunday sessions and this time they only spent $1.1 TRILLION.  Yippiee, happy days are here again, and The Monster is about to become a millionaire - right after we pay this off. Senate passes $1.1 trillion spending bill The Senate passed a huge end-of-the-year $1.1 trillion omnibus spending measure Sunday afternoon by a vote of 57-35. The chamber was forced to work for the second consecutive weekend after talks…
Read More

Bad Behavior has blocked 1754 access attempts in the last 7 days.

No widgets found. Go to Widget page and add the widget in Offcanvas Sidebar Widget Area.