Oct 19 2011
Today on the Senate floor, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid defended his new spending bill with tax hikes on small businesses. He went on to say that the private sector is doing "just fine," and called for more federal spending on government employees.
Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following statement on the Senate floor Wednesday regarding the partisan stimulus/tax hike bill and the need for Congress to act on bipartisan jobs legislation:
Oct 19 2011
Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) speaks on the Senate floor to discuss the Obama Administration’s failure to heed warnings from budget experts and Congressional Republicans about the unsustainable CLASS program in Obamacare, before the bill was passed into law. Thune says the entitlement should be repealed immediately.
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) spoke to Eric Bolling regarding President Obama's second stimulus bill on October 11, 2011.
Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following statement on the Senate floor Wednesday regarding the job-creating free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia and Panama: