Only the House and the Senate could mess up relief for Houston by passing a pork laden bill, like they did with Hurricane Sandy.
What is wrong with Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan? Why do they refuse to simply up or down vote a CLEAN bill when it comes to spending?
The Continuing Resolution is all about extending the federal discretionary funds after April 28, 2017. Honestly, Congress has the Power of the Purse so with the threat of a Government Shutdown by the Democrats I say WHO CARES?
“They” claim Shutdown Government. Nope. No. No it is not a shutdown. It is a slowdown, a partial shutdown that keeps Congress from spending money but funds the military and other critical organizations within government. There have been slowdowns in the last several years and hey, I am all good with the slowing down of D.C. nonsense. (Read: Can the House Avoid a Government Shutdown?)
This piece by Rachel Bovard is interesting: Shunning the Shutdown. Beware the OMNIBUS spending bill! (Yes, the thought of the Omnibus bill makes me want to spit!) Remember this in 2014?
I have to put this video in from PragerU because it is important to #FrameTheDebate when it comes to budgeting and spending issues.
Now on to the #FullRepeal battle and other issues I wish my congressman, Bill Posey, would go on record with, filled with solutions like Senator Mike Lee’s video below: