Posts tagged “sequester”

House Passes Ryan-Murray By Sweeping Margins

Last night the House of Representatives passed the Ryan-Murray budget compromise, 332-94, …

Posted December 13th, 2013

Can a “Meat Cleaver” Break the Federal Government’s Bad Habits?

Marvin Horne, a raisin farmer, officially owes the government “at least $650,000 …

Posted July 13th, 2013

Is the Tide Turning for the GOP?

Conventional wisdom in Washington is a creature of the daily news cycle. …

Posted March 6th, 2013

Keynesian Straw Men and the Sequester

Cato’s Jeffrey Miron has a piece arguing that the recently enacted budget …

Posted March 4th, 2013

The Sequester: A Mystery of Political Masochism

As I imagined it earlier this month, the sequester offered Republicans a …

Posted February 28th, 2013

What Iran Wants

I’ve noticed a dubious new PR tactic that hawkish senators are employing …

Posted February 7th, 2013

Obama Feeling Sequester Squeeze

Last week I predicted that the fourth-quarter GDP scare would spook the …

Posted February 5th, 2013