Fiscal Responsibility - Limited Government - Free Market
You were lied to again!
Despite House and Senate Republicans saying they wouldn't allow tax increases
under "any circumstances," the American people find themselves facing
the grim reality of tax hikes that impact virtually all working citizens!
+ + We Want to Hear From
You: Should John Boehner Have Been Ousted as House Speaker?
House Speaker John Boehner arm-twisted enough of his RINO friends to go along
with Obama's "super-sized" government plan -- one the Congressional
Budget Office is predicting will increase the federal deficit by a whopping $4
trillion over the next ten years.
And how does this week's "fiscal cliff" deal impact you and your
For every $1 in spending cuts, we'll see $41 in tax increases. This
"deal" to avert the so-called "fiscal cliff" gives us more
debt and more taxes. Each American (including children) now owes the federal
government more than $52,056.
+ + Tell Us if You Think
It Was Time for New Leadership
The House of Representatives held a manual roll call vote on the election of
its Speaker today. Grassfire wants to know what you think. Should the House
have chosen a new Speaker? We've prepared a short "fiscal cliff"
fallout poll for team members, and we want to hear from you right away!
here now to take our brief, confidential survey:
+ + Did Your Lawmaker
Lie to You?
After sailing through the Senate 89-8, the "fiscal cliff" deal
negotiated by Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Vice President Joe Biden,
which includes tax hikes impacting 77 percent of working-class Americans,
was passed in the House by a vote of 257-167.
Here's how your Louisiana lawmakers voted on the "fiscal cliff" deal:
Sen. Landrieu: YES
Sen. Vitter: YES
Rep. Boustany: NO
If you're unhappy with the way your congressmen voted, let them know by calling
To be quickly connected to your lawmakers, call the Capitol switchboard at
+ + Alert Your Friends
After taking our poll and calling your lawmakers who voted in favor of this
"deal," we encourage you to alert your friends and family -- urging
them to do the same.
them go here to take Grassfire's "fiscal cliff" fallout survey.