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Day February 23, 2011

House GOP Spending Measure Would Cut U.S. Economic Growth By As Much as 2%, Nonpartisan Economic Analysis Finds

Schumer Responds: Analysis Proves House GOP Proposal is ‘Recipe for Double-Dip Recession’ Washington, DC—U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer released the following statement Wednesday after Goldman Sachs issued an independent economic analysis finding that the House Republicans’ funding measure would reduce U.S. economic growth by 1.5 to 2 percentage points in the second and third quarters…


Reid Spokesman: “New” GOP Plan Is No Compromise, It’s The Same Reckless Proposal Already Ruled Out As Too Extreme — House GOP Still Refuses To Budge, Further Risking Government Shutdown

GOP Proposal Is Pro-Rated Version of Same Reckless Proposal That House Passed On Saturday-According To Independent Analysis By Goldman Sachs, GOP Plan Would Reduce Economic Growth By 2 Percent Washington, DC—Jon Summers, spokesman for Nevada Senator Harry Reid, released the following statement today in response to House Republicans’ plan to pass a two-week Continuing Resolution that includes…