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Rebekah Bydlak

Rebekah Bydlak is the Executive Director for the Coalition to Reduce Spending. Views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of her employer. Follow her on Twitter @rebekahbydlak


Congress kicks the can once again on the budget The Populist Congress kicks the can once again on the budget , Rare Contributor 9:23am, May 3
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This congressman from Florida’s most conservative district wants to change drug laws in a way that might surprise you Marijuana This congressman from Florida’s most conservative district wants to change drug laws in a way that might surprise you , Rare Contributor 1:18pm, April 5
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Here’s what’s good and bad in the current Republican health care plan, and why it’s still not good enough Obamacare Here’s what’s good and bad in the current Republican health care plan, and why it’s still not good enough , Rare Contributor 11:32am, March 7
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Trump’s $54 billion in new Pentagon spending should worry anyone who cares about responsible budgeting Government run amok Trump’s $54 billion in new Pentagon spending should worry anyone who cares about responsible budgeting , Rare Contributor 4:38pm, February 27
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The mainstream media need to get their own #FakeNews under control The Populist The mainstream media need to get their own #FakeNews under control , Rare Contributor 1:10pm, February 1
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The hypocritical lateness of the media’s Trump outrage Rare Politics The hypocritical lateness of the media’s Trump outrage , Rare Contributor 4:05pm, December 12
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This first lady showed that there’s more than one way to be a feminist Rare Politics This first lady showed that there’s more than one way to be a feminist , Rare Contributor 11:34am, March 8
In the fight against ISIS, Republicans declare war on encryption–but why? National security In the fight against ISIS, Republicans declare war on encryption–but why? , Rare Contributor 12:38am, December 16
Sorry Lindsey, the NSA can still spy on your flip phone The right to privacy Sorry Lindsey, the NSA can still spy on your flip phone , Rare Contributor 8:39pm, December 15
This faith-based group has raised over $175,000 for San Bernardino victims Rare News This faith-based group has raised over $175,000 for San Bernardino victims , Rare Contributor 12:18pm, December 10
California police let a man die because they falsely believed he was a drug dealer "War on drugs" California police let a man die because they falsely believed he was a drug dealer , Rare Contributor 11:17am, October 9
Only one Republican candidate sounded serious about cutting spending last night Election 2016 Only one Republican candidate sounded serious about cutting spending last night , Rare Contributor 4:49pm, September 17
Donald Trump says Scott Walker’s Wisconsin has a deficit—is he right? Election 2016 Donald Trump says Scott Walker’s Wisconsin has a deficit—is he right? , Rare Contributor 10:49pm, September 16
Here’s the ridiculous amount of money Bernie Sanders would actually spend Rare Politics Here’s the ridiculous amount of money Bernie Sanders would actually spend , Rare Contributor 4:54pm, September 15
Is a Netflix tax on its way? Taxation nation Is a Netflix tax on its way? , Rare Contributor 11:26am, August 25
Oklahoma wants to execute this man despite a total lack of physical evidence Crime and punishment Oklahoma wants to execute this man despite a total lack of physical evidence , Rare Contributor 11:03am, August 18
Why are people upset that the free market saved Sesame Street? Rare Entertainment Why are people upset that the free market saved Sesame Street? , Rare Contributor 8:18am, August 17
Rand Paul busts out his Trump impression Election 2016 Rand Paul busts out his Trump impression , Rare Contributor 2:04pm, August 13
Christie and Huckabee get into heated exchange over entitlements Election 2016 Christie and Huckabee get into heated exchange over entitlements , Rare Contributor 10:54pm, August 6
C-SPAN Republican forum gives insight into wide presidential field Election 2016 C-SPAN Republican forum gives insight into wide presidential field , Rare Contributor 10:39am, August 4
Puerto Rico just defaulted on its debt Government run amok Puerto Rico just defaulted on its debt , Rare Contributor 5:13pm, August 3
Cheering for Kenya’s vicious anti-gay government is not okay Getting it Right Cheering for Kenya’s vicious anti-gay government is not okay , Rare Contributor 11:29am, July 27
Rand Paul says the government borrows $1 million a minute. Is he right? Government run amok Rand Paul says the government borrows $1 million a minute. Is he right? , Rare Contributor 4:55pm, July 23
Video shows cop violently throwing a handcuffed 18-year-old girl to the ground Police state Video shows cop violently throwing a handcuffed 18-year-old girl to the ground , Rare Contributor 8:18am, July 17
Hillary Clinton plans to take on Uber Rare Politics Hillary Clinton plans to take on Uber , Rare Contributor 3:57pm, July 13
Here’s how Congress is trying to reform No Child Left Behind Education Here’s how Congress is trying to reform No Child Left Behind , Rare Contributor 3:21pm, July 8
Clinton emails: Lindsey Graham loves Hillary Rare Politics Clinton emails: Lindsey Graham loves Hillary , Rare Contributor 11:42am, July 2
Some 2016 candidates are already raking in big lobbyist money Government run amok Some 2016 candidates are already raking in big lobbyist money , Rare Contributor 4:27pm, June 19
Did California just kill Uber? Government run amok Did California just kill Uber? , Rare Contributor 1:57pm, June 18
Poll shows most Americans don’t want to sacrifice privacy for security The right to privacy Poll shows most Americans don’t want to sacrifice privacy for security , Rare Contributor 4:53pm, June 10