Just completed an interview (with a few other bloggers) with Sen. Mike Lee. Ran about 20 minutes. Catch the full audio below. Sen. Lee was pimping his Balanced Budget Amendment. It’s still being drafted, but has the following provisions: The budget must be drafted as balanced each year; Spending cannot exceed 18% of GDP for [...]
I just completed an interview (along with a few more bloggers) with Sen. Rand Paul. The initial focus was his bill to eliminate $500 billion in federal spending in the next year alone. Details on his proposal are here. Department of Energy – gone. Department of Education – a shadow of its present self. Good stuff. [...]
I just concluded an interview with Rep. Price. He represents Georgia’s 6th District, which is due north and bordering Atlanta. Rep. Price joined the House in the 109th Congress after 20 years in private practice as a physician. We discussed his “Empowering Patients First Act,” proposed as an alternative to ObamaCare during the early days. [...]
I just completed an interview with Rep. Randy Neugebauer. He joined the 108th Congress in June 2003, representing Texas 19. The district runs from the New Mexico border eastward for almost half of Texas – 27 counties. Rep. Neugebauer recently received the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Spirit of Enterprise Award, a 100% rating in 2009 [...]
I spoke today with Scott Crosby, President of the San Diego chapter of American Builders and Contractors. The broader subject was the Executive Order requirement of union-enhancing Project Labor Agreements. We also discussed the pushback at the local level, with Chula Vista and Oceanside, CA, passing propositions prohibiting PLAs from being required.
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I had the privilege of conducting three back-to-back interviews with these Congressmen. The opening topic in each was America Speaking Out. I then spent time with each Rep on legislation they sponsored or co-sponsored. Rep. Scott Garrett goes first. He represents NJ-5. In addition to AOS, we discussed his LEARN legislation which is designed to [...]
I spoke with Mr. Lombardo to discuss President Obama’s Executive Order 13502, which will have the effect of pushing billions of dollars of federal construction work to union shops. A longer post is on Liberty Pundits dot com here.