March Common Ground E-Newsletter
March 29, 2013, 9:19 a.m.
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Comments on Unemployment Rate
June 1, 2012, 3:51 p.m.
The US unemployment rate was published at 8.2% for the month of May, rising a tenth of a point from April's 8.1%. Here's what several congress members had to say about it...
Response from major parties following 'SuperCommittee' failure
Nov. 29, 2011, 1:52 p.m.
The inability of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, or 'Supercommittee', <a href="http://votesmart.org/blog/2011/nov/22/supercommittee-misses-deadline/" target="_blank">to come to an agreement</a> to reduce the United States' government debt by over one trillion dollars has prompted a significant response by both Democrats and Republicans.
'Supercommittee' misses deadline
Nov. 22, 2011, 1:19 p.m.
The U.S. Congress Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction was established with the goal of improving both the short and long term financial outlook of the US and reducing the deficit “...by at least $1,500,000,000 over the period of fiscal years 2012 to 2021” But they missed their deadline...