March 15, 2011

THE GOP VS THE RiNO'S

House overcomes Tea Party opposition to pass short-term spending bill (Stephanie Condon, 3/15/11, CBS News)

Following a debate in which Democrats and Republicans blamed each other for the nation's out-of-whack balance sheets, the House today passed a bill to keep the federal government funded for another three weeks while cutting $6 billion from this year's budget.

The bill's passage came in spite of dissent from Tea Party Republicans who said they could not support piecemeal spending cuts.


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