The Senate’s number two Democrat says a GOP leader said something nasty to Obama during the shutdown. The White House says it never happened. They can’t both be right.
‘At long last he has done the right thing’
Silver linings for the GOP
Members of the House of Representatives, who sparked the government shutdown through fervent opposition to the Affordable Care Act, used the opening day of the Values Voter Summit as an opportunity to rouse right-wing citizens …
After two days of meetings with congressional Republicans, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said that President Barack Obama is not negotiating with the GOP.
His first stopgap funding measure of the shutdown
An attempt to end the Washington impasse
In six days, the federal government will find itself not just shut down, but on the brink of default, and Washington is stumbling its way toward a familiar solution: a short-term reprieve from both fiscal crises. But there is …
Eleanor Holmes Norton, the District of Columbia’s delegate in Congress, found herself in a pickle Wednesday morning, stuck between her colleagues and a crowd of her constituents.
How Jimmy Carter’s attorney general changed congressional budget showdowns forever
“It’s time for our lawmakers to say enough is enough,” said Barry Black in his morning prayer
Paul Ryan says Obama’s refusal to compromise is the reason for the impasse
The Senate Majority Leader shows not only that he has a sense of humor, but also that he’s hip to Twitter’s trendy six-second video format