GOP palefaces speak with forked tongues.
INDIANAPOLIS | While the "no surrender" stance of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, held the limelight during the 16-day federal government shutdown, a Hoosier senator worked behind the scenes and across party lines to get the government reopened and paying its bills on time.
As the debt ceiling talks escalate, my hope is that one congressman would rise up and have an honest dialogue with the American people, putting Americans on notice that we are headed for financial destruction, full speed ahead, unless we start to cut back programs that are unconstitutional.
I recently saw a poster that demonstrated how serious our U.S. debt ceiling really is and brought into a perspective that we all should be able understand.
President Barack Obama says “raising the debt ceiling doesn't increase the national debt.” He has no understanding of basic economics and thinks the American people are all stupid.
INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., urged his colleagues Wednesday to stop fighting about Obamacare and instead cooperate to get people back to work.
INDIANAPOLIS | Local governments and school corporations will pay higher employee pension contributions next year due to lackluster stock market earnings during the 2012 budget year that ended June 30.
I am tired of these senators spending our money foolishly and then expecting us to pay for their mistakes. We need to get rid of all of them and put in new blood.
For some retirees, the American dream is turning into a nightmare. The promises of financial security through pensions, investments and Social Security are on life support, and their "golden years" are anything but.
WASHINGTON | Ending a perilous stalemate, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders announced agreement Sunday night on an emergency deal to avert the nation's first-ever financial default. The arrangement would cut more than $2 trillion from federal spending over a decade.
WASHINGTON | After weeks of intense partisanship, the Obama administration and Republican congressional leaders were said to be making significant progress late Saturday at the White House on last-minute agreement to avoid a debt default.
Enough already! I am sick of hearing about the debt ceiling. Why didn't you complain before?
The failure of Congress to raise the $14.3 trillion debt ceiling by Tuesday could have a severe and devastating effect on Northwest Indiana and its people, businesses and communities.
INDIANAPOLIS | The man whose Taxpayer Protection Pledge is shaping the terms of the federal debt limit debate believes cutting spending is the only way to resolve the political impasse.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Northwest Indiana lawmaker plans to lead the state effort to ratify a balanced-budget amendment if Congress approves the proposed addition to the U.S. Constitution.
I would like to see no pay for senators or President Barack Obama until this debt ceiling is resolved.
Here we go again with threats from President Barack Obama. If the federal debt ceiling isn't raised on Aug. 2, our senior citizens and armed forces personnel might not receive their government-issued paychecks.
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