Sen. Tom Coburn
King said any time there is a terrorist attack overseas, “we have to see if there’s any possible connection to the United States.”
“I’m certainly not going to hold the good people of Oklahoma hostage because they may have some hypocrites in their delegation.”
Airport control towers closing, teachers laid off, and meat going bad or uninspected. These are the claims, some exaggerated, from both sides about these automatic spending cuts starting Friday with the sequester.
We know that our beaches are in bad shape after superstorm Sandy, but now we’re learning just how bad the erosion was, and there are questions about who’s going to fix them.
The governors of New York and New Jersey have called on the National Park Service to take a role in funding and managing the National September 11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center site.
Sen. Tom Coburn Opposes $20 Million In Annual Federal Funding For National September 11 Memorial And Museum
Coburn makes it clear he has no objection to the memorial and museum – just the annual federal funding.
The decision by Republican Tom Coburn of Oklahoma and Democrat Chuck Schumer of New York comes amid calls for greater civility in political discourse following the fatal shootings in Tucson.