Day: December 16, 2009

Ongoing Congressional Perils

There’s an old saying that many of you have probably heard: “Congress has recessed; the Republic is safe.” Unfortunately, we can’t say that yet this time around. Our Congress continues to plod toward financial destruction for all of us. One bill working its way through to eventually end up on the president’s desk will raise the debt ceiling another $1.8 trillion, making the national debt $14 trillion. Add to that another omnibus spending bill of $447 billion and you have the… Read more »