The Republican Race

The Republican Race

May 17, 2013

This infographic examines the state of the GOP presidential race among the most engaging and influential Republican candidates on Facebook. Source

Hitting The Ceiling:Budget Control Act of 2011

Hitting The Ceiling:Budget Control Act of 2011

March 14, 2013

The debt ceiling became a major point of conflict in 2011 between Republicans, who control the House, and President Obama and the Democrats who remain in control of the Senate. This impasse was resolved in the short-term when Congress passed the Budget Control Act of 2011. Source

’60s Retro Budget Plan by Republicans Unfit for Today

August 8, 2012

The last time the United States had spending this low was in 1966. Much has changed since then, which makes a federal budget at that level both impractical and undesirable. We are an older country, with more retirees receiving the Social Security and Medicare benefits they’ve earned during their working lives. Source