Tag: deficit spending

Video: Libertarian congressional candidate Will Hammer

Sixth District Libertarian congressional nominee Will Hammer released his first campaign web ad on Monday. Hammer is challenging incumbent Republican Congressman Bob Goodlatte in the November election.

Challenger takes debate request to Goodlatte public

Sixth District Republican congressional-nomination candidate Karen Kwiatkowski has repeatedly asked GOP incumbent Bob Goodlatte to agree to a debate in advance of the June 2012 party nomination. Not having heard from Goodlatte yet, Kwiatkowski has gone public with her request to try to put pressure on the congressman. “Now that George Allen has finally agreed […]

Kwiatkowski: Goodlatte’s days are ‘numbered’

Karen Kwiatkowski voted – twice – to re-elect Sixth District Congressman Bob Goodlatte. She did so for the same reason that she thinks a lot of fellow Republicans in the heavily GOP Sixth support Goodlatte election cycle after election cycle. “They’ve known him for years, and because they’ve known him for years, they think he’s […]

Karen Kwiatkowski: Yes, Virginia, congressmen lie

Word is, the congressional supercommittee may fail in its quest for $1.5 trillion dollars in federal spending cuts. I don’t know why we are so pessimistic.  After all, the task before the Committee of Twelve is actually miniscule. By statute, it must reduce $1.5 trillion in existing and projected deficits over the next 10 years.  […]

Wolf speaks out on deficit-spending deal

   Staff Report News tips: freepress2@ntelos.net 10th District Congressman Frank Wolf today spoke three times on the House floor in opposition to a backroom deal between the Obama administration and Democratic Party leadership in Congress to create by executive order a commission to address out-of-control federal spending. Wolf, who has been advocating for what he […]