Tag: debt ceiling

Canada Balances Its Budget, Why Can’t We?


The conservative government in Canada has passed a balanced budget. What a novel idea. They’re even talking about surpluses and returning some money to the taxpayers. Canada’s Conservative government looks set to comfortably balance its books in 2015 or even…

Is Speaker Boehner Finally Listening?


About a week ago, an article appeared on The Federalist  website that suggested a strategy of undercutting Obama’s perceived leverage with the debt ceiling limit while still continuing the shutdown. This strategy, according to the article, would allow for some negotiation on budget…