Gov. Mitch Daniels: ‘Terrifying Rate’ at Which U.S. Debt Is Accumulating ‘Will Lead to National Ruin’

Christopher Goins 3/13/2012

Indiana Republican Gov. Mitch Daniels said Tuesday that the size of the U.S. national debt and the rate at which the debt is accumulating will lead the United States to “ruin” — and no other outcome is mathematically possible.

“Whether one believes in a large, very active government or something more […]

How to balance the budget (without raising taxes)

Nick Gillespie and Veronique de Rugy New York Post 12/26/2010

A value-added tax, a soda tax, a gas tax, banning earmarks, freezing a portion of federal spending at “pre-stimulus” levels — there’s no shortage of ideas being thrown out to fix the country’s disastrous balance sheet, which threatens not just near-term economic recovery but the […]

Obama Draws Fire for Appointing SEIU’s Stern to Deficit Panel

By Ed Barnes 3/5/2010

President Obama’s decision to appoint his close political ally, union leader Andrew Stern, to the newly created National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform has set off a firestorm of criticism from business and conservative groups who charge he is a political radical who should be investigated for failure to […]

It’s official: SEIU’s Andy Stern named to Obama’s ‘Bipartisan National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform’

Row 2 Seat 4 (Major Garrett) White House blog 2/26/2010

President Obama Names More Members of Fiscal Commission

Here is the official White House Press Release…

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary


February 26, 2010

President Obama Names Members of Bipartisan National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform