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House Republicans propose higher taxes on university endowments to pay for Biden’s student loan relief

EXCLUSIVE: A group of House Republicans is introducing legislation to increase taxes on university endowments to ensure taxpayers do not have to foot the bill for President Biden’s more than…

Republicans say their party is ‘complicit’ in runaway federal spending

Several congressional Republicans say their party is at least partially at fault for runaway federal spending, after massive deficits and new spending under former President Donald Trump.  “Republicans are complicit,”…

Democrats quash GOP demand for cost estimate of forgiving government worker student loans

House Democrats on Thursday objected to a Republican request for information on how much it’s costing taxpayers to forgive student loans held by government workers. The House Committee on Education…

Republicans slam Biden’s new clean energy czar John Podesta as CCP ‘shill’ over ties to top Chinese official

Republicans are slamming President Biden’s appointment to oversee the disbursement of the Democrats’ so-called Inflation Reduction Act over his close ties to a top Chinese Communist Party (CCP) official. Former…

Biden’s request for $22B in COVID-19 relief sticking point for Republicans in government funding bill

President Biden’s push for Congress to approve more than $22 billion in new COVID-19 spending is a nonstarter for Republicans in this month’s must-pass government funding bill.  GOP lawmakers say…

Pennsylvania manufacturing workers blast Biden’s student loan handout as unfair

President Biden may love to play up his working-class roots in Pennsylvania, but manufacturing workers in at least one part of the Keystone state say the White House’s $500 billion…

Emergency COVID money from early 2021 bill slow to be spent, goes to many non-COVID uses

What do an armored SWAT vehicle in Pittsburgh, “restorative justice” educational discipline in New York City, racial healing pop-ups in Minneapolis, and school vape detectors in Montgomery, Ala., have in…

White House suggests Biden’s $500B student loan handout will be paid for with deficit spending

White House officials say President Biden’s decision to cancel between $10,000 and $20,000 in student debt for millions of Americans is fully paid for because of a drop in the…

DAY SEVEN: White House refuses to explain who will pay for Biden’s $500B student loan handout

President Biden and White House officials remain silent about how they plan to pay for the cancelation of between $10,000 to $20,000 in student debt for millions of Americans.  Despite…