March 15, 2013

McConnell Calls Dem Blueprint ‘Most Left-Wing Budget’ of Modern Era


U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following remarks on the Senate floor on Thursday regarding Senate Democrats’ left-wing budget blueprint that raises taxes on Americans and continues to grow the government, not the economy:

“Yesterday, I asked Senate Democrats to put forward a thoughtful budget that Americans of both parties could rally around: one that controls spending, gets our economy healthy again, and advances the serious reforms necessary to make government programs more efficient, effective, and responsive to the needs of 21st Century Americans."

“I asked them to please shelve the tax hikes. That’s because we understand the negative effect more taxes would have on our fragile economy and the millions of Americans still looking for work"... (READ MORE)

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Government Can't Force Domino's to Offer Contraception

A judge blocked the federal government from forcing Tom Monaghan, the founder of Domino's Pizza, to follow the contraception mandate in Obamacare.

Monaghan is a Roman Catholic who disagrees with contraception on religious grounds. His pizza chain offers health insurance that excludes contraception and abortion for employees.

"The HHS mandate forces our clients to provide abortion-causing drugs to their employees when doing so is a direct violation of the teachings of the Catholic Church and our clients' sincerely held religious beliefs," said Erin Mersino, a lawyer for the Thomas More Law Center, a conservative Christian legal defense group that represented Monaghan... (READ MORE)

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Congressman Tom Price, MD Comments on House Republican Budget

Congressman Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA), vice chairman of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement after the introduction of the House Republican Fiscal Year 2014 budget resolution – The Path to Prosperity: A Responsible, Balanced Budget.

“Today, House Republicans have introduced a responsible plan to put our nation on a path to fiscal solvency and end the days of governing from crisis to crisis. The Path to Prosperity brings our federal budget into balance in 10 years and ensures that taxes paid by American families and small businesses are spent in an accountable and effective way.  We know American families can’t spend more than they have, and neither should Washington"... (READ MORE)

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