The deal that Congress and President Obama struck that avoided the fiscal cliff resulted in seven tax increases. Those hikes combined with six tax increases from Obamacare that also began on New Year’s Day. Read More.
Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) called it "a happy start to a new year." That probably tells you all you need to know about the fiscal cliff deal that passed the House on New Year's Day. Read More.
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just now released its score of the bill that the Senate passed while everyone was celebrating the beginning of the New Year. Read More.
The key to avoiding future fiscal calamities is reform of the mandatory spending programs, from welfare to Social Security, that currently drive federal deficits. Read More.
Ranging from new Obamacare taxes to a payroll tax hike on workers, the President's tax policies have been slowing the economy. Read More.