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Cantor Hands YouCut to 'Tea Party' Freshman

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, May 11 2011

Then-Minority Leader Eric Cantor introduced the YouCut program last May Majority Leader Eric Cantor is handing the reins of his YouCut online project over to a trio of Republican freshman, reports Politico's Marin ... Read More

Administration Floats Idea of an "ExpertNet"

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, December 8 2010

During this afternoon's White House chat on the one-year anniversary of the Obama administration's Open Government Directive, U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra spoke of a new federal initiative under the banner of ... Read More

The Fundamental Dishonesty of the Republican YouCut Budget Project

BY Colin Delany | Saturday, May 22 2010

Cross-published from Epolitics.com The fruits of Eric Cantor's new "YouCut" project made it to the House floor last week, with results entirely predictable: nothing passed, and it did so amid great partisan kerfluffle. ... Read More

Hating on YouCut

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, May 19 2010

Last week, I suggested ways that Rep. Eric Cantor's (R-VA) YouCut project, wherein regular folk vote on which spending project cuts should get a House floor vote, could be an encouraging, if flawed, toe into the water of ... Read More