Tag Archives: deficit spending

Overspending on Defense

Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) writes: I voted no on #HR4870, Department of Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2015. The bill spends $4.1 billion more than the current spending level and $200 million above the president’s budget request. It also includes … Continue reading

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Fighting Hunger–HR 4719

HR 4719 — Fighting Hunger Incentive Act Sponsor: Tom Reed (9 cosponsors, all Republicans). In his press release, Tom wrote: “In their time of need, families often turn to local food banks and pantries to put food on the table. It’s … Continue reading

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