Tag Archives: Eric Cantor

Calm Before The Storm #3: The Debt Ceiling & Shutting Down The Government

The rumors swirling around Washington is the House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is going to cancel the House’s (hard earned?) September Vacation, from Monday, September 25 to Friday, September 27! Why? It is NOT because he wants to have meetings … Continue reading

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A Farm Bill That Serves the Needs of Our Community

Like most politicians, Rep. Reed releases information that puts himself in the most favorable light possible. Notice the opening statement that was in his July 12 newsletter: “Congress was back in Session this week with a lot on its plate. … Continue reading

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Leaders Of The PACs Control the House Agenda

An interesting series of events happened in the House of Representatives this week that many may have missed. The Republican sponsored  “Helping Sick American Act” (H.R. 1549) never made it to the floor for a vote. It’s story illustrates some … Continue reading

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