July 28, 2011
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The Obama administration on Tuesday accused agents of the Iranian government of being involved in a plan to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said the thwarted plot would further isolate Tehran. (Includes reaction from U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Moultrie.)
President Obama signs legislation on deadline to avoid national default that may have devastated the United State's economy.
Our nation is in the midst of a fiscal crisis. Washington is deficit spending $1.5 trillion each year, and our national debt is now $14.5 trillion and growing. No less an authority on national security than Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has said that the greatest threat to our country is not Al-Qaida; it is our growing debt and deficit.