Bunning Says Weekend Debate Possible On Energy Bill

U.S. Senator Jim Bunning of Kentucky says he hopes lawmakers can come to¬† agreement on an energy bill before they begin their August recess. Bunning says congressional approval of a bill that opens up more areas for domestic drilling while pursuing other sources of energy would send a clear signal. “…that we are serious as… Continue reading Bunning Says Weekend Debate Possible On Energy Bill

Bunning Opposes Fannie/Freddie Rescue

U.S. Senator Jim Bunning of Kentucky says he’s opposed to the government safety net proposed for mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The Republican lawmaker says the federal government shouldn’t have to come to the rescue of shareholder-owned companies every time they get into trouble. Bunning says its a dangerous precedent that could compromise… Continue reading Bunning Opposes Fannie/Freddie Rescue