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House Republicans Introduce Constitutional Amendment to Limit Spending

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by carpro, Mar 4, 2010.

  1. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
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    http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/62268

    House Republicans Introduce Constitutional Amendment to Limit Spending

    Thursday, March 04, 2010
    By Susan Jones, Senior Editor

    (CNSNews.com) – Two House Republicans have introduced a spending limit amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

    “With our nation facing a fiscal crisis, it is time to fundamentally change the way Washington spends the taxpayers’ money,” Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.) said in a statement on Wednesday.
     
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    I bet this is about as popular as Bunning asking where the government was going to get 10 billion to extend benefits.
     
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    We need this amendment. Offer it as a referendum for the entire nation. It'll be overwhelmingly approved.
     
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    The only question is: What loopholes will the politician find to get around it. :sleeping_2: Yea, thats it, they will sleep on it. and do some :type: and go into :1_grouphug: , while the rest of us :BangHead:
     
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    It would be nice if that were true - but I wouldn't be so confident.

    It would be decided by the same voters that gave us Obama.
     
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