It’s an American original, repeated year after year
Trey Radel had vowed to stay in office despite his October arrest
“I smoke cigarettes and I’m not giving that up to be President of the United States,” he tells Jay Leno.
Next standoff over federal debt ceiling will come earlier than expected
Citing health and other concerns, ‘Dr. No’ says no more
The passage of a massive budget bill Thursday isn’t a sign of things to come
Not long ago, appropriations cardinals had the best jobs in Washington. They didn’t just have the power of the purse; they got to brag about how they used it. But three years ago, when profligate spending became a political …
Conservative groups are furious
Government spent $172 million on the erectile dysfunction tool over six years
One month after Congress passed a two-year budget deal, leaders have struck a compromise allocating over $1 trillion to fund the government for the next year.
“There will be no shutdown,” said Senate Appropriations …
The white potato is the only vegetable excluded from the government’s 42-year-old food aid program. If spud growers have their way, that’s all about to change.
The Republican Senator’s plan involves centralizing anti-poverty funding and replacing the earned income credit
Outlines his plan to fix the Senate should Republicans win back the majority