Hudson police investigating possible phone “harassment” of high-profile Mitt Romney supporter

John DiStaso Union Leader 7/26/2012

MANCHESTER — The New Hampshire businessman who appears in a Mitt Romney television ad accusing President Barack Obama of “demonizing” small business owners has gone to his local police after receiving two “harassing” telephone calls and, he says, hundreds of nasty emails.

“It’s frightening to me,” said Jack Gilchrist of […]

McConnell: Lawmakers Should be Working On a Solution to This Crisis, Not a Blocking Strategy

RepublicanLeader YouTube 7/29/2011

H/T The Blaze, where Meredith Jessup writes, “Boom. Winning.”

CAJ note: Our readers know there has not been even so much as a budget proposal from the Democratic Senate in 821 days. In May the Senate voted down the President’s only contribution to the debate by a vote of 97-0. This […]

Foreign demand for US Treasury bonds and notes fell by a record amount in December as China reduced its holdings

BBC News 16 February 2010

The Treasury said foreign holdings of US debt dropped by $53bn, surpassing the previous record set last April.

China cut its holdings by $34.2bn – meaning it is now the second-biggest US debt holder after Japan.

The drop in demand may mean that the US has to pay more to […]

Treasury To Sell $81 Billion In Debt Next Week

Deborah Levine February 3, 2010

NEW YORK — The Treasury Department said on Wednesday it will sell $81 billion in bonds next week in its quarterly refunding of the federal debt. The government will sell $40 billion in 3-year notes on Tuesday, $25 billion in 10-year notes on Wednesday and $16 billion in 30-year […]

CNBC: Weak Treasury Auctions Raise Worries About US Debt Burden

Entire article at CNBC’s website

Wednesday, 29 Jul 2009 By: Reuters

The U.S. Treasury sold $39 billion in five-year debt Wednesday in an auction that drew poor demand, raising worries over the cost of financing the government’s burgeoning budget deficit.

It was the second lackluster showing in as many days, convincing analysts that the stellar […]