"I'm not disputing that."-- White House Press Secretary Jay Carney in answer to an April 5 question by CBS News' Major Garrett as to whether President Obama's proposal to change federal cost-of-living measures would result in higher taxes for middle-income earners.Higher spending, another round of across-the-board tax hikes and additional cuts to the military.If that is President Obama's opening gambit in the effort to find a full-year federal fiscal plan, then he is not nearly as serious about seeking a compromise as the gushy reporting on his "charm offensive" would have you believe.Obama broke the law to delay delivery of his own budget blueprint, preferring to wait for the House and Senate to proffer their own spending plans before delivering his. Given the unprecedented delay, expectations were high in Washington for Obama's budget.The long-delayed document instead landed with the clang of a horseshoe on cement.The thinking, reported in many outlets, was that Obama was following a...
FNC's Major Garrett on the oil company’s responsibility for the oil spill.
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FOX NEWS CHIEF WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT MAJOR GARRETT : So, we're ready, Mr. President, if you're ready.U.S. PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON : Yup.GARRETT: President Clinton...
Neil reacts to coverage of spending, debt ceiling
President ignoring own track record?
One definition of "imperial" on dictionary.com is, "of the nature or rank of an emperor or supreme ruler."At his news conference Monday, a petulant, threatening and ...
President Obama fielded mostly softball questions Monday in what was billed as his last news conference of his first term.Obama broke no new ground in the 52-minute ...
The National Journal's Major Garrett on his transition from TV to print and how the president's is faring dealing with tensions in the Middle East.
FNC's Major Garrett on the Obama Administration's request for the release of documents from the Clinton Administration related to Elena Kagan.
Chief White House correspondent Major Garrett discusses the legal issues surrounding the Gulf Coast oil spill.
FNC Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett on Rep. Dennis Kucinich, (D-OH), and his decision to support the health-care reform bill.
FNC’s Major Garrett on the inside information and political rivalries detailed in the book “Game Change.”
The National Journal's Major Garrett on the 112th Congress and Sec. Gibbs stepping down!
The National Journal's Major Garrett on the progression of his career.
The National Journal's Major Garrett on the ongoing union protests and whether they will spread to other states.
FNC Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett on health-care reform
FNC's Major Garrett on his decision to make the transition back to print media and join the National Journal.
The National Journal's Major Garrett on the Republicans chances in November of gaining a majority in either the House or Senate.
Major Garrett , congressional correspondent for the National Journal, compares the possible shift in power during this year’s midterm elections with past election cycles.