Tag Archives: Military Spending

John Kline and Erik Paulsen Unite to Vote Against BioFuels Hurting Department of Defense Program

Who should Congress listen to … national security experts or Big Oil ? Operation Free, a coalition of veterans and national security experts contend that oil dependence and climate change pose threats to national security … so it is that yesterday’s vote related to the Department of Defense’s Advanced Drop-In Biofuels Production Project is so […]

John Kline : Yes, you can Serve, but don’t Dream of citizenship

Did you read John Kline’s recent press release : HASC Approves Bipartisan National Defense Bill which Includes Key Kline Provisions WASHINGTON – The national defense bill, which includes several key provisions championed by Minnesota Congressman John Kline, passed the House Armed Services Committee earlier this morning with strong bipartisan support. The Fiscal Year 2016 National […]

GOP House Budget Rejects Amendment To Restore VA Funding

The 114th Congress gaveled into session with 58 new Members — 43 Republicans and 15 Democrats — all with the idea of representing their constituents. Sadly, thus far, we have seen that some believe their constituents are their respective Party Managers … be it, Corporate Republican, TaxedEnoughAlready Conservative or Democrat. For the Republicans, the Party […]

Can John Kline Dance and Still Carry a Football ?

“You need to have a reservoir of support, a foundation of members who value and understand what you’re bringing to the table for national security,” quoting Roger Zakheim, a former general counsel for the Armed Services Committee who now works for the law firm Covington & Burling LLP in an article entitled “Contractor Giving Soars […]