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The White House and House Republicans reportedly have discussed whether to use an arcane budget rule to cut spending passed through the omnibus spending bill. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) reportedly discussed with White House officials whether they should use an arcane provision in the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974, commonly known
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The Problem: Show Us the Money Almost everybody agrees that President Trump’s $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan, released on February 12, is a good idea—except for two little things: Nobody seems to agree on how much the federal government should actually spend, nor do folks agree on how much the deficit-ridden feds can actually pay for
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Democrats are “winning the narrative” and “winning their priorities” in Capitol Hill spending deals despite congressional GOP majorities and a Republican president, said Tom Van Flein, current chief of staff for Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), on Friday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with host Rebecca Mansour. Van Flein, who served as Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin’s attorney
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FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images by Charlie Spiering8 Feb 20180 8 Feb, 20188 Feb, 2018 The White House plans to request $3 billion in funding for President Donald Trump’s long-promised wall on the Southern border in its upcoming budget, according to a senior administration official. The White House budget will be released on Monday, despite Congress
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