Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Bye Bye Pay-Go....Calling Jim Cooper, HELP!

Pay-Go was window dressing to get the debt limit meant NOTHING!

The ink is barely dry on the pay-as-you-go law, and Democrats are seeking to bypass it to enact parts of their job-creation agenda.

Democratic leaders said extensions of unemployment insurance and COBRA healthcare benefits should be emergency spending that isn’t subject to the pay-as-you-go statute, which requires new non-discretionary spending to be offset with spending cuts or tax increases.