Tom Coburn on Townhall

Washington, D.C. - Tue Oct 16

Tom Coburn released the "Wastebook Report" today, which features 100 wasteful places that the government is spending money. ... more

Brian Darling - Mon May 7

Conservatives in Congress are fighting to undo mandatory cuts to defense spending, slated to bite in January. Called “the Sequester,” these automatic cuts would gut important Pentagon programs, undermining our national security. Even worse, these automatic cuts do not distinguish between wasteful and efficient spending due to their mechanistic nature. ... more

John C. Goodman - Sat Apr 7

Just about every Republican candidate for office in the country is an unabashed opponent of ObamaCare. But if they get rid of the Democrat's health reform law, what would they replace it with? ... more Staff - Mon Mar 5

Ken Blackwell - Thu Sep 8

They appeal to comity, defined as a friendly social atmosphere, social harmony. That was undoubtedly Barack Obama’s greatest attribute as a candidate. He promised a new politics, a new cordiality. No more red state/blue divisions. He touted his Senate friendship with Oklahoma ’s Tom Coburn. It was genuine. ... more

Ken Connor - Sun Jul 24

Senator Coburn has crafted a proposal that addresses spending in virtually every segment of government, from defense to entitlements, and targets tax deductions that have benefitted special interests on both sides of the aisle for far too long. ... more

Paul Greenberg - Thu Jul 21

Greece isn't the only country to try spending its way to prosperity -- only to find a sure way to poverty. ... more Staff - Wed Jul 20 Staff - Tue Jul 19

Donald Lambro - Tue Jul 19

There have been many attempts to slay the deficit monster that lurks in the appropriations committee rooms of Congress, only to see it return to life more menacing than ever. ... more

Washington DC - Tue Jul 19

The Oklahoma senator unveils a plan to cut $9 trillion from the budget. ... more

Lurita Doan - Mon Jun 20

This historic vote against the powerful ethanol special interest group just might signal that a new era of fiscal responsibility is possible and give hope to a worried nation that Washington can confront national problems. ... more Staff - Thu Jun 16

Erika Johnsen - Tue Jun 14

New York - Tue Jun 14

Senator Coburn says Congress should be thrown in jail for failing to pass a budget. ... more Staff - Fri Jun 10

New York - Thu May 26

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