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Undermining the Trump Agenda — Setting Up 2018 Fight with House Freedom Caucus?

Jim Pfaff, This week, Speaker Paul Ryan and House leadership introduced an Obamacare replacement bill. They said it was the culmination of months of discussion and input with members of the GOP caucus in the House. “We listened to our members,” they said, and this was the result. It turns out that isn’t the case

Time for Congress to come clean and tell you what its budget proposals really cost

Sen. Steve Daines, Can you imagine sitting around the dinner table considering purchasing a car or a new home, but not factoring in the cost of the interest on the loan?  Yet, this is what Congress does with its legislative budget estimates – one more example of why Washington is broken. To restore the public’s