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111th Congress

LETTER TO THE SENATE: Vote to Repeal ObamaCare

Today I sent a letter to the Senate urging them to support the McConnell amendment to the FAA Reauthorization bill repealing Obamacare and to inform them that any votes on Obamacare will be considered for Citizens United’s 2011 Congressional Ratings. Please see our previous vote alert to the House of Representatives on Obamacare here. Citizens […]

Cleaning up the mess left by the 111th Congress

The 112th Congress, which will be sworn in later this week, will have the monumental task of cleaning up the mess made by the Democrat-controlled 111th Congress. First and foremost, it should be the goal of this Congress not to increase the exploding national debt. The 111th Congress added a seemingly impossible $3.22 trillion to […]

Daily Caller: The inevitability of the draft

CU President David Bossie presents our new video “Lady Gaga DADT – Be careful what you rally for” on The Daily Caller: At Citizens United, we have released a YouTube video to highlight how the very people protesting “don’t ask, don’t tell” could be subject to a new draft if the repeal is signed into […]

Charlie Rangel’s Shenanigans

As the last chapter of the 111th Congress is written, the Charlie Rangel saga continues. Nancy Pelosi promised to “drain the swamp” when she became Speaker of the House but, clearly, Charlie Rangel did not get the memo. Rangel walked out on his ethics committee hearing this morning in dramatic fashion while pleading poverty and an […]

Pelosi’s Delusion

In a USA Today op-ed, Nancy Pelosi tries to explain the Democrat “accomplishments” of the 111th Congress. Pelosi says that Democrats restored “fiscal discipline to the Congress.” Since Nancy Pelosi became Speaker of the House in January of 2007, the national debt has increased by approximately $5 trillion. As she celebrates her “accomplishments” today in the […]