Roll call: How Erie-area members of Congress voted
Voting 221 for and 207 against, the House on Thursday approved a Republican budget plan that would reach balance by fiscal 2023 through steps such as changing Medicare into a voucher program; cutting Medicaid and food stamps and converting them to block-grant programs run by the states; repealing the Dodd-Frank financial-regulation law and parts of ... (more)
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#1 Mar 25, 2013
Here's how area members of Congress voted in the week ending Friday.
QE4 Is Here:
Bernanke Delivers $85 Billion -A-Month Until Unemployment Falls Below 6.5%
Ben Bernanke continues to make history at the Federal Reserve.
On Wednesday, the FOMC announced more quantitative easing at a rate of $85 billion a month for an extended period of time.
The Bernanke Fed has also modified its guidance, noting its ultra-accommodative stance will remain in place until the unemployment rate falls below 6.5% and inflation projections remain no more than half a percentage point above 2% two years out.
obummer, a four year failure
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