Daily Archives: February 12, 2012

White House Has ‘No Opinion” on Whether Senate Should Pass a Budget!

ABC News’ Jake Tapper asked Carney whether President Obama agreed with comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke at a hearing Tuesday to the effect that the Senate’s failure to pass a budget creates uncertainty for business firms; or with … Continue reading

Posted in Fiscal Responsibility | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Jobs Prospects Bleak for Philly Dropouts

In Kensington and Eastern North Philadelphia, the unemployment rate for young adult dropouts is close to 50 percent. While staggering, that number only begins to tell the story. Roughly 1,500 of the 3,000 or so dropouts aged 20-24 in this … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutionally Limited Goverment, Free Markets | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Governor Corbett’s 2012-2013 Budget

Senator Mike Folmer (R-48) says, “I applaud Governor Corbett’s efforts to try to get state spending under control. We cannot and should not look at more spending, more taxing, and more borrowing without critically analyzing each government-funded program to ensure … Continue reading

Posted in Fiscal Responsibility, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment