Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, No Labels Co-Founders John Avlon, Robert S. Kaplan and Lisa Borders along with President of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Maya MacGuineas participate in a conversation with America.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, March 14 at 10 a.m. ET, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will hear testimony on the No Budget, No Pay Act, which withholds congressional pay if members fail to pass spending bills and the budget on time. The committee will also hear testimony on additional reform proposals based on the No Labels Make Congress Work! action plan.
The Senate should swiftly confirm 150 of the most sensitive presidential appointments within the first 100 days of a new White House administration — and “measuring the drapes” should become the political norm and not a campaign attack line, according to a new blue-ribbon commission.