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OMB Sequestration Line by Line Reports to the President and Congress

OMB Sequestration Line by Line Reports to the President and Congress

These reports provide current estimates of the status of discretionary spending and the discretionary limits.  Comparisons of these estimates to those provided by the Director of the Congressional Budget Office are also included in these reports. Sequestration Update Report for FY 2013 (August 2012)  (22 pages, 901 kb) Final Sequestration Report for FY 2012 (January 2012)  (18 pages, 504 kb) Sequestration Update Report for FY 2012 (August 2011)  (15 pages, 299 kb) via  The White House. OMB REPORT TO […]

What? Breitbart sides with Michael Moore over BuzzFeed

What? Breitbart sides with Michael Moore over BuzzFeed

What? Breitbart sides with Micheal Moore over BuzzFeed BuzzFeed’s reflexive defense of The State overall, and Obama’s government specifically, targeted the wrong person this week. Usually the left-wing snark site is battling the right on The Government’s behalf. But this time it was filmmaker Michael Moore, and BuzzFeed wasted no time in going after him with a piece that would eventually require a ton of back-filling and one major correction. […]

Women Take Biden’s Shotgun Advice and it’s not Pretty – YouTube

Women Take Biden’s Shotgun Advice and it’s not Pretty – YouTube

Biden: Shotgun is Better Than an AR-15 for Self-Defense  I said, “Well, you know, my shotgun will do better for you than your AR-15, because you want to keep someone away from your house, just fire the shotgun through the door.” Most people can handle a shotgun a hell of a lot better than they can a semiautomatic weapon in terms of both their aim and in terms of their […]

Read Obama’s Signed Sequestration order

Read Obama’s Signed Sequestration order

Read Obama’s Signed Sequestration order Tonight, in accordance with section 251A of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act, as amended, the President issued a sequestration order for Fiscal Year 2013. As also required by the Act, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) transmitted the Report to the Congress On The Joint Committee Sequestration for Fiscal Year 2013. The full OMB report can be viewed HERE. Attached is […]

Government Quit your Damned Whining!  America Families endure 3.6% cut

Government Quit your Damned Whining! America Families endure 3.6% cut

Quit your Damned Whining! Americans are a lot better at belt-tightening than the people they send to Washington. As Americans’ income fell by 3.6 percent in January, President Obama and Congressional leaders were warning of the dire consequences of sequester, the budgetary booby trap that forces cuts of as little as a third of that from the mammoth federal spending plan. Working stiffs sucked it up and absorbed the biggest […]