Gretchen Hamel, executive director at Public Notice, joins FOX’s John Roberts and former DCCC spokesperson Doug Thornell on America’s News Headquarters to discuss the scandals and failures of the Obama administration in 2013.
Gretchen Hamel, executive director at Public Notice, joins Elizabeth MacDonald on Fox Business Network to discuss the negative consequences of government intervention in the UPS and Target scandals.
It’s been a tough few weeks for President Obama. The disastrous launch of his controversial health care law, marked by a malfunctioning website, insurance rate hikes and millions of cancelled policies, has even the president’s most ardent admirers questioning his executive ability.
There are smart cuts that Washington can make across the federal government, and sequestration proved it. Why? Because when the White House and Congress threw up their hands, refused to budget, and accepted the worst case scenario, federal agencies began to adapt and made smarter cuts to help minimize the damage.
“The government worker who spends every last dime will get an equal or greater appropriation the next year, perhaps even a bonus for a job well done. The one who saves for a rainy day or returns money to the Treasury won’t be so lucky. “