Articles in Category: 'Debt'

By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: August 29, 2011 3:55 AM
The August recess was a habit from back-in-the-day because at one time our U.S. Capitol didn't have the benefit of air conditioning. The Senate and House chambers are already full of hot air without Mother Nature adding to the problem.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: August 13, 2011 3:55 AM

Never before has there been a televised presidential candidates debate so short a time before the Iowa Republicans' Ames straw poll.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 20, 2011 3:55 AM

Two years ago, in June 2009, the American economy emerged from recession, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research. But as this week's Economist noted, with typical British understatement, "The recovery has been a disappointment."

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 19, 2011 3:55 AM

Though President Obama has run rings about the Republican Party in the debt-ceiling debate, that party can yet emerge victorious, if it will stick to its guns.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: August 19, 2011 3:55 AM

As he and his daughters bicycle around the summer playground of the Northeastern elite, Martha's Vineyard, President Obama is steadily bleeding away both the support of the nation and that of his most loyal constituency.

 
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By: Alex Sanchez | Posted: August 2, 2011 3:55 AM
 
It’s funny there is a sense of urgency this time around on America’s debt, not only in Washington with our political leaders, but also with us back home on Main Street and from sea to shining sea in our country.
 
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Posted: July 29, 2011 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: July 15, 2011 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- President Obama is demanding a big long-term budget deal. He won't sign anything less, he warns, asking, "If not now, when?"

 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: June 3, 2011 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- As the sun rises in the east, the debt ceiling will be raised. Getting there, however, will be harrowing. Which is a good thing.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: May 17, 2010 12:40 AM
 
WASHINGTON -- When Chancellor Angela Merkel decided that Germany would pay part of Greece's bills, voters punished her party in elections in Germany's most populous state, North Rhine-Westphalia. How appropriate.
 
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