Browsing articles tagged with "boehner Archives - Coalition to Reduce Spending"

USA Stricken By Washington Monument Syndrome

Here come the drama cuts. The Obama administration recently announced that due to the budget sequestration, it will be suspending tours of the White House indefinitely. The White House’s decision has ignited a firestorm of controversy. Numerous op-eds criticizing the decision have appeared in major newspapers across the country. Speaker of the House John Boehner called the […] Read More >>

Debunking debt ceiling myths

Earlier this week, David B. Rivkin Jr. and Lee A. Casey published an important column in the Wall Street Journal debunking many of the myths about government debt, entitlement spending, and the upcoming battle over whether to raise the debt ceiling. First, a few definitions of terms and some history to help the discussion. Debt […] Read More >>