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The President’s Sequester: A Timeline

Communications • February 20, 2013

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3 Omissions from President Obama’s Press Conference on His Sequester

Communications • February 19, 2013

1. The sequester was President Obama’s idea. • President Obama and his team were the first to propose the sequester. Bob Woodward and Jay Carney both confirmed this over the past week. 2. Republicans passed two plans to replace the President’s sequester, yet Senate Democrats have passed no replacement. • House Republicans took steps to …

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Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) Delivers the Weekly Republican Address (VIDEO)

Communications • February 16, 2013

In this week’s address, Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) discusses the devastating cuts in President Obama’s sequester, due to take effect March 1st. The House has passed two replacement plans with responsible spending cuts, and the President and Senate Democrats have yet to offer a serious replacement. It’s time Washington Democrats work with us the replace …

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Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address (PHOTO)

Communications • February 15, 2013

Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) will deliver the Weekly Republican Address tomorrow, Saturday, February 16. Here’s a behind the scenes photo of Rep. Roby delivering the address, in which she’s expected to discuss the harmful effects of President Obama’s sequester, due to start on March 1. You can watch the address here tomorrow.

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Greatest Hits: “We Don’t Have a Spending Problem”

Communications • February 14, 2013

Greatest Hits: “We Don’t Have a Spending Problem” The Democrats who run Washington today continued to push a message contrary to what the majority of Americans believe – Washington doesn’t have a spending problem. Hardworking Americans know otherwise. Let’s take a look at the greatest hits this week by the Democrats who control Washington on …

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Greatest Hits: “We Don’t Have a Spending Problem”

Communications • February 14, 2013

The Democrats who run Washington today continued to push a message contrary to what the majority of Americans believe – Washington doesn’t have a spending problem. Hardworking Americans know otherwise. Let’s take a look at the greatest hits this week by the Democrats who control Washington on their refusal to recognize that government has a …

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Tooting His Own Horn: “A Really Bad Idea”

Communications • February 14, 2013

Watch the first in a new series “Tooting His Own Horn,” where the President toots his horn about his sequester. President Obama Created the Sequester “Woodward reports in his book that White House Office of Management Director Jack Lew and Legislative Affairs Director Rob Nabors took the proposal for sequestration to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, …

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Jay Carney Admits Sequester Was the President’s Idea

Communications • February 13, 2013

Carney: “Sequester was one of the ideas put forward, yes, by the President’s team.” 

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Republican Leadership Press Conference

Communications • February 13, 2013

It’s only days away until the devastating sequester–a trigger by President Obama–will take effect on March 1st, 2013. The House has passed two replacements to the sequester with responsible spending cuts and serious reforms to get our economy back on track. Democrats in Washington must work with us to find a solution to the President’s …

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The Wrong Direction

February 13, 2013

  2009 2013 Change National Debt $10.6 Trillion $16.4 Trillion +$5.8 Trillion Unemployment Rate 7.8% 7.9% +0.1% Number of people no longer in the labor force 80.5 Million 89.5 Million +8.5 Million Average Cost of a Family Health Insurance Plan $13,375 $20,728 +$7,353 Average Cost of a Gallon of Gas $1.90 $3.61 +$1.71

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