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The next fight over government funding is upon us, and it’s time for some straight talk. To the detriment of all Americans, the executive branch under President Joe Biden is a largely unchecked monstrosity that’s growing exponentially in size and strength each and every day and must be reined in.
Thankfully, the cure for what ails us — in this case a liberty-usurping big government — has been the same since the inception of our constitutional republic. The Biden administration can’t wreak more havoc — and Bidenomics-causing malaise can’t become the new normal without tax dollars — and Congress holds the power of the purse.
If there was ever a time for the legislative branch to finally step up and flex power, it’s right now.
Quite predictably, the uni-party in Washington has refused to do the right thing by returning to pre-COVID-19 spending levels. Relinquishing power and shrinking government has proven to be a near impossible task throughout most of our nation’s history.
Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., talks to reporters just after the Republican majority in the House