It's unlikely that even one of the dozen spending bills Congress must pass will be enacted.
Ryan Alexander is president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, a nonpartisan federal budget watchdog. www.taxpayer.net
The widening of the Panama Canal requires a logical and coordinated response, not a feeding frenzy.
Lawmakers need to stop seeking an easy way out of the transportation spending shortfall.
Why do we have two military budgets?
Well, you get what you don't pay for.
The $1.1 trillion spending bill for the 2014 fiscal year moved through Congress in a flash.