Graham-Cassidy: Another GOP ObamaCare “Repeal” Fraud

Sep. 18, 2017 by

  — Michael Clayton —   As Congress pivots back towards health care reform and ObamaCare “repeal,” Americans should once again be wary of any plans introduced by Republicans that DO NOT actually repeal ObamaCare. Take for example the Graham-Cassidy bill being pushed by Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA). While the sponsors and supporters of this legislation are touting it as Republicans last chance to keep their campaign promises, does it actually

AG Jeff Sessions Dealt Serious Rebuke on Asset Forfeiture

Sep. 15, 2017 by

  — Michael Clayton —   In an unexpected move Tuesday, the U.S. House voted to rein in Attorney General Jeff Sessions expansion of the unconstitutional law enforcement practice known as civil asset forfeiture. Earlier this year, Sessions expanded the Federal Equitable Sharing program which allows state and local law enforcement to skirt state and local laws regarding civil asset forfeiture, as long as they return a portion to the federal government first. It’s a

It’s official: U.S. National Debt Exceeds $20 TRILLION

Sep. 13, 2017 by

    — John McCardell —   While the country was focused on the devastating hurricanes late last week, another major storm was brewing with our economy but received little fanfare. For the first time in history, our national debt reached the $20 trillion mark after President Trump signed the legislation suspending the debt limit until December 8. In one fell swoop, the debt increased $317,645,000,000 (that’s over 317 billion for those not wanting to count

Rand Paul Classic: Cut Spending and Balance the Budget!

Sep. 1, 2017 by

— ALPAC Staff — “The fiscal crisis we face as a nation needs to be taken seriously.”  – Sen. Rand Paul As Congress gets set to take up the debt ceiling and work to fund the federal government, here’s a great video of Senator Rand Paul railing against government spending back in January: And here’s a clip from a couple days later of Senator Paul introducing his own balanced budget: America’s Liberty PAC is proud

$19,975,534,446,800 Reasons to use Debt Ceiling Fight to Cut Spending

Aug. 31, 2017 by

  — Michael Clayton —   When Congress returns from August recess next week they will face a plethora of pressing issues – including the fact that the federal government is set to run up against their borrowing limit at the end of September. That’s right, Congress once again has to tackle the dreaded DEBT CEILING, and sure enough political pundits on both sides of the aisle are predicting economic disaster if Congress doesn’t act