Household income hasn’t changed — but everything else is more expensive
October 14, 2014
About half of Americans consider themselves part of the middle class — and for those Americans, the past few years have been economically uncomfortable. Because while middle class income hasn’t changed — the cost of everything else has. Education, gas, home-buying, and even movie tickets cost more than they did in 1995, yet the wages Americans bring home remain stagnant. CNN ...
347 House-passed bills are stuck in the United States Senate. Dozens of these bills would create good-paying jobs to create a healthy economy. Yet Senator Harry Reid refuses to bring them up for a vote. Do-nothing Congress? More like a Do-nothing Senate.
President’s Budget Won’t Help Hardworking Americans
March 4, 2014
WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) today issued the following statement upon the release of the President’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2015: “The President’s lame-duck budget expands the size of government on the backs of hardworking Americans. Too many middle-class families are living paycheck to paycheck. Too many moms and dads ...
Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD) Delivers the Weekly Republican Address (VIDEO)
May 18, 2013
Congressman Andy Harris, M.D., delivers this week’s address on the devastating effects of Obamacare. Labeled a “train wreck” by one of its authors, this legislation will raise health care insurance premiums, stifle medical innovation, and cost jobs across the country – not to mention the thousands of pages in new regulations, as shown by the ...