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House Republicans will head to a hardware store in Virginia tomorrow to unveil their Pledge to America, billed as a comprehensive set of reforms along the lines of Newt Gingrich’s Contract With America in 1994. Democrats already say it’s the same-old, same-old. Politico and the Wall Street Journal hit some highlights:

  • Freeze most hiring for the federal government.
  • Give small businesses a tax break equal to 20% of their business income.
  • Have weekly votes on the House floor to pick winners in the “YouCut” program, in which people make suggestions online.
  • Cancel the spending of all remaining stimulus funds.
  • Sample language: “Like free peoples of the past, our citizens refuse to accommodate a government that believes it can replace the will of the people with its own.”

Read more at Newser

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