Month: June 2011

How Capitol Hill sniping could set off a national debt ceiling bomb

Congress’s turn this week to unusually pointed and personal attacks could signal trouble as lawmakers work to close a deal on raising the debt ceiling, now set at $14.3 trillion. Instead of rallying the Congress, President Obama’s call on Wednesday for a more “balanced approach” to the nation’s deficit crisis – meaning the deficit should …

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New National Group Seeks To Bring Political Parties Together

When Newtown resident Pat Oliver read about the No Labels inaugural presentation in Washington, D.C., last December, she was intrigued. “There were national political activists whom I admire from both the Republican and Democratic parties involved. I’m kind of a news junkie. I love to know what’s going on, and this really interested me,” said …

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Ideology Aside, House and Senate Physically Out of Sync

ABC News — June 28, 2011 There are 25 work days between today and financial apocalypse. That’s when the U.S. government exhausts emergency borrowing authority and the nation’s debt ceiling must be raised. But between now and then are only 12 days when both chambers of Congress will be in session. The Republican-controlled House and …

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Field Of Dreams: Obama, Palin, Bachmann Cut A Path Through Iowa (The Note)

Despite all the chatter about whether Iowa continues to hold the sway it once did in presidential nominating contests, the state has once again found itself at the center of the political universe. President Obama travels to Eastern Iowa today to keep the focus on the economy and, in particular, manufacturing jobs. He plans to …

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No Labels brings political all-stars to Hartford to talk about fiscal responsibility at the state and federal levels

What do Lowell P. Weicker Jr., Linda McMahon, Ben Barnes, Joe Lieberman, Barbara Kennelly and Nancy Johnson have in common? They are among the political heavy weights slated to appear at forum next month in Hartford. The July 15 event will focus on fiscal responsibility at the state and federal levels; it’s hosted by the …

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No Labels on CNN

CNN profiled the launched of No Labels and our efforts to mobilize Republicans, Democrats and Independents in support of bipartisan commonsense solutions. Learn more about the No Labels Movement.

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