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Democratic Governors Oppose GOP Efforts To Save Social Program Other Democrats Have Claimed Is In “Meltodwn”

Today, 16 Democratic governors announced plans to oppose the House Republican budget plan (without actually knowing the details) that will repair the Medicaid system and give states the flexibility…

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President Obama And Democrats “MIA” On The Budget

As House Republicans continue to work to avoid a government shutdown and cut spending, the media has branded President Obama and Democrats “MIA” on the budget for their decision to shun hard…

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White House Denies Democrats Pushing For Government Shutdown-But All Evidence To The Contrary…

Today, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney claimed that the White House does not believe that Democratic leaders “want a shutdown.”

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney Claimed That The…

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Carney Falsely Claims That The President’s 2012 Budget Addresses “Drivers Of Our Long-Term Debt”

At today’s briefing, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney claimed that President Obama’s FY2012 budget begins to address some of the “drivers of our long-term debt.”

White House Press…

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Blue Dog Blames The Democrats For The Current Budget Mess

This afternoon, Blue Dog Rep. Jason Altmire gave an honest assessment about which party is at fault for the current spending dispute in Congress. Rep. Altmire claimed that Democrats “should have…

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