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The Capitol Hill GOP Leaders Are Frauds

For decades CHQ Chairman Richard Viguerie has been hammering away on the Republican establishment on Capitol Hill for trying to dupe limited government constitutional conservative voters. Now a new generation of conservatives is joining Viguerie in calling out the Republican congressional “leaders” as frauds. Sign and share the "Fire Boehner" petition.

Filling Out the Budget Agreement Scorecard

David Keene, The Washington Times

Dissatisfied players in both parties grumble and hope for a cleaner win next time.

Could There Be a McClintock versus Ryan Showdown in 2016?

Someone needs to offer the principled limited government constitutional alternative to the Republican establishment on spending. Starting a “draft Tom McClintock” committee may be what is needed, because McClintock is saying what few others will – America can’t afford many more mistakes like those the Republican establishment made on the Ryan spending deal.

How the Military Wasted Your $

Matthew Gault, Medium.com

With a $614 billion budget in '13—expected to decline by $62 billion in '14—there’s plenty of opportunity for waste. That means bloat that floats a lot of needless projects. Some are badly managed, others the result of political pork-barrel spending.

GOP About to Fumble on the Budget?

G. Tracy Mehan III, American Spectator

Better keep automatic sequester in place.

GOP Establishment Taking Spending Off the Table for 2014 Elections

Capitol Hill Republican establishment leaders are making a major blunder if they think Tea Party and grassroots conservative activists don’t understand the difference between a deal to get them past the next election and a solution to the spending crisis.

Cantor: No Sequester for TaxHikes Swap

Pete Kasperowicz, The Hill

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said that House Repubs won't consider a fiscal deal with Dems that eliminates some of the sequester cuts by raising taxes.

DeMint: O to Blame If Gov't Shuts Down

Audrey Hudson and Amy Woods, Newsmax

"If Obama would not accept a funding bill for the government that fully funds the government but didn't have his failed law in it, then he would be shutting down the government."

Boehner: Sequester In Obama's Hands

Emma Dumain, Roll Call

Boehner announced that the sequester is here to stay until Obama gets serious about spending cuts.

Paul: Public Losing Respect for O

Alexandra Jaffe, The Hill

Sen. Rand Paul said Obama’s overstatement of the impact of sequester cuts has hurt him.