Tagged: spending priorities
Lawmakers have long underinvested in young people, and sequestration would make matters even worse.
The Pentagon's budget has plenty of fat, but cuts need to be targeted.
Our lawmakers have an opportunity to negotiate a better budget deal for this country.
Paul Ryan's spending plans call for slashing the money the State Department can use to protect diplomats.
If the Dems win big in November, they should use their newfound political capital.
America is often No. 1 in ways we can't celebrate -- but the fight for real democracy, human solidarity, and devotion to the public good can change that.
Mitt won $1.5 billion of taxpayer gold for the Salt Lake City Olympics.
If lawmakers really want to stop blank checks for spending binges, they should start with the Pentagon.
Even House Republicans can't stomach spending $17,000 on a helicopter drip pan.
Our lawmakers should spend the next month figuring out how to reduce our $16 trillion debt instead of showering special interests with even more wasteful subsidies that have nothing to do with the drought.