Daily Archives: September 26, 2011

Senate Passes Stopgap Spending Bill to Avert Shutdown

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted Monday night to send a temporary spending bill to the House to avoid a government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared to have reached a final-hour resolution to an impasse over disaster aid.

The vote in the Senate was 79 to 12 to fund the government through Nov. 18, giving the two sides more time to haggle over long-term spending levels. The Senate also approved an even shorter-term spending bill — funding the government into next week — by a voice vote to give the House time to reconvene and approve the followup legislation. (FoxNews-AP) Continue reading

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Candidate Obama’s Class Warfare

Clearly, the President and liberal members of Congress are going for broke on the Blame-the-Tea-Party strategy—and that strategy is playing out in the debate over funding the government into next year.

Last week, House Speaker John Boehner rolled out two Continuing Resolutions to keep the government funded past Sept. 30 (the end of the fiscal year) to Nov. 18. The first measure failed 195 to 230, with 48 Republicans joining 182 Democrats in opposing the measure. Continue reading

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