Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Promises about Economy on GOP Pledge-O-Meter

Require congressional approval for major regulations

"Will require congressional approval of any new federal regulation that has an annual cost to our economy of $100 million or more."

Repeal small business mandate

Will repeal mandate in the health care bill that requires small businesses to "report to the Internal Revenue Service any purchases that run more than $600."

End TARP

Cancel the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), "a move that would save taxpayers tens of billions of dollars."

Conduct an immediate and comprehensive review of existing and proposed government rules, regulations and statutes

"Conduct an immediate and comprehensive review of existing and proposed government rules, regulations, and statutes that impose additional, unnecessary costs on employers and job creators."