Displaying 30+ Stories
CBNNews.com

Former Senator: It's Time to Smash the DC Monopoly and Stop Runaway Government

12-20-2017
5688213886001
NewsBlock_9AM_122017_HD1080_267.62_1797.503

Click the player to watch The 700 Club's Pat Robertson's interview with former Sen. Tom Coburn about his book, Smashing the DC Monopoly.

Spending in Washington is at record levels, with no signs of slowing down no matter which party is the majority in Congress. One former U.S. senator says it's time to take drastic action to stop the runaway federal government. 

During his ten years in office, Republican Sen. Tom Coburn from Oklahoma was best known for his annual "Wastebook," a compilation of the worst of the wasteful, runaway spending by our elected representatives in Washington.

Although he retired in 2015, the former senator has not given up his quest to rein in Washington's out-of-control spending.

Coburn is back with a new book, Smashing the DC Monopoly: Using Article V to Restore Freedom and Stop Runaway Government.

He says the only way to stop the power-hungry beast is to invoke Article V of the Constitution and convene a convention of states to limit the power and scope of the federal government.

Did you know?

God is everywhere—even in the news. That’s why we view every news story through the lens of faith. We are committed to delivering quality independent Christian journalism you can trust. But it takes a lot of hard work, time, and money to do what we do. Help us continue to be a voice for truth in the media by supporting CBN News for as little as $1.