Nathan Mehrens will be on Newstadion 1070 WINA on The Schilling Show talking about free market energy policies from 12:15-12:45pm on May 7th. “We can’t have an energy strategy that traps us in the past,” President Obama proclaimed in March 2012. “We need an energy strategy for the future — an all-of-the-above strategy for the Twenty-First Century that develops every [...]
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By Bill Wilson — Markets were awash with irrational exuberance on Nov. 30 upon an announcement by the Federal Reserve and other central banks to lower interest rates for “temporary U.S. dollar liquidity swap arrangements”. Particularly, this will lower the cost of dollars in Europe, which is thought will help with any potential liquidity shortfalls there. Whether that will work [...]
Americans for Limited Government (ALG), the parent organization of this website, endorsed the Jobs through Growth Act as “a good start toward tackling some of the root causes of our nation’s economic stagnation.” This legislation was proposed by the House Republican Study Committee (RSC). The bill focuses on lower taxes, less rgeulation, and opening up the development of our nation’s [...]
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By Frank McCaffrey — Hear from ALG President Bill Wilson on the President’s “balanced approach.” This is, of course, new taxes. Also we analyze a recent speech from Nancy Pelosi on job creation.
The following letter is being sent to members of the House today by Americans for Limited Government President Bill Wilson: To the Members of the House of Representatives: Representative Joe Walsh is distributing a letter to Speaker Boehner urging him to reject the McConnell Senate debt ceiling proposal. Moody’s has warned that the McConnell proposal fails to prevent a credit [...]
By Frank McCaffrey – Rep. Jim Jordan is one of the key players on the cut, cap and balance act. The bill successfully passed the House last night and is now on its way for a vote in the Senate.
Yesterday, Americans for Limited Government President Bill Wilson sent a letter to the Senate urging Senators to block the confirmation of Susan Carney from becoming a judge on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Here is the letter from Bill Wilson: May 11th, 2011 The Honorable Mitch McConnell Senate Minority Leader 361-A Russell Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510 Dear [...]
The Obama administration is pushing a lie–and a big one to boot. But when aren’t they pushing falsehoods for political gain? The current mistruth from the Obama administration is about what would happen if the debt ceiling is not raised. They claim that if the debt ceiling is not raised that the U.S. would default on its debt. This is [...]
Americans for Limited Government President Bill Wilson praised House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan’s proposal to rein in so-called “mandatory” entitlement in the 2012 budget by “more than $4 trillion”: “Budget Chairman Ryan’s proposal to rein in so-called ‘mandatory’ spending by ‘more than $4 trillion’ in the 2012 budget is one that all Americans can understand. This is a savings [...]
By Bill Wilson – The nation is risking a fiscal calamity that threatens a catastrophic default on the $14.2 trillion national debt and the collapse of the dollar as the world’s reserve currency. If something is not done to bring the nation’s fiscal house into order, soon the debt will become too large to even refinance, let alone be repaid. [...]