entitlement reform

While no one's watching, Congress does its worst

With a newly installed Republican majority that campaigned as fiscal conservatives one would expect big government Democrats to be howling in pain about all the "unfair budget cuts," but unfortunately big government Republicans are doing as much or more spending as would be expected from the Democrats. And they are using the same gimmicks and tricks they all campaigned against to continue the ruinous spending says our friend Jonathan Bydlak at The Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Asking the GOP Establishment the Obvious Question About ObamaCare

Why is the Republican establishment happy to give Obama time to fix ObamaCare, but opposed to actually doing the one thing that would stop ObamaCare before it becomes another welfare addiction – defunding it.

GOP Giving Up on Defunding?

Susan Ferrechio, Washington Examiner

For the first time in weeks, Repubs put aside their talking points about defunding Obamacare, and turned their attention to the possibilities of entitlement and spending reform.

Ryan Staying Out of 2016 Spotlight

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

To the relief of many full-spectrum conservatives, Paul Ryan does not look like he’ll run in 2016.

Fall Preview: Big Fights in DC

Manu Raju and Josh Bresnahan, Politico

Scandals and immigration are hot now, but just wait until the debt ceiling battle heats up this fall.