Obama Attacks Romney on Size of Military Budget

By: Thursday August 2, 2012 8:15 am

Observers have expressed surprise at this Obama campaign ad hitting Mitt Romney for supporting increased military spending: Mitt Romney’s plan? A new $250,000 tax cut for millionaires. Increase military spending. Adding trillions to the deficit. Or President Obama’s plan: a balanced approach. Four trillion in deficit reduction. Millionaires pay a little more. First of all, [...]

Administration: We Won’t Sign Any Appropriations Bills That Break Debt Limit Deal

By: Thursday April 19, 2012 6:15 am

This really ups the ante on a fight that has been simmering ever since the House GOP made the decision to renege on the debt limit deal: In a major escalation of a slowly building fight over funding the government, the White House has warned House Republicans, in no uncertain terms, that the government will [...]

“Responsible” Obama Administration Doesn’t Think Federal Employees Facing Pay Cut Will Leave to the Private Sector

By: Monday November 29, 2010 11:30 am

On a conference call just now, White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer and U.S. Chief Performance Officer and the Office of Management and Budget’s Deputy Director for Management Jeffrey Zients defended the White House’s proposed pay freeze for federal employees from the charge that this will drive talented workers out of government as they see [...]

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