Reid and McConnell making progress toward a deal to end shutdown and lift debt ceiling
The weekend was not long enough to get the job done
Republican Senator Susan Collins said on CNN’s “State of the Union” Sunday that she expects a resolution this week, as hopes fall on the Senate to find a solution to the impending debt limit and resolve the government …
The adults may have finally entered the room, five days before the debt-limit deadline that could trigger economic catastrophe.
House Republicans left an early morning meeting in the basement of the Capitol on Saturday in agreement: the ball remains in the President’s court.
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.
Republicans are ready to find a resolution to a fight that has badly damaged the party’s brand
His first stopgap funding measure of the shutdown
No deal, but both sides characterize pivotal summit as progress
The government would remain shut down for now
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 …