| Sep 19, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Pat Toomey's political action committee, which he set up this year once he became a U.S. senator, is hosting a breakfast fundraiser on Thursday morning in Washington. The PAC, Citizens for Prosperity in America Today or CPAT (get it? Pat?),......
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:34 PM
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney turned again to his Florida supporters this morning with U.S. Rep. Connie Mack IV, R-Fort Myers, bashing the record and character of Romney's rival Newt Gingrich. Speaking on a press conference call with U.S. Rep....
| May 10, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Florida's unemployed already are poised to receive the lowest number of weekly unemployment benefits in the nation, if Gov. Scott signs legislation (amended HB 7005) passed during the spring session.
Now, there is legislation proposed in the U.S....
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Congressional negotiators reached a tentative deal Tuesday to extend the payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits while avoiding a fee cut for Medicare doctors, according to Republican legislators and aides.
The framework deal followed a key...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 5:50 PM
A bipartisan group of congressional negotiators signed off on an agreement Thursday to extend the payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits while avoiding a fee cut for Medicare doctors for the rest of the year.
The measure, a top priority of President...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 9:28 AM
The Senate and the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan deal Friday extending the payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits while also avoiding a Medicare fee cut for doctors for the rest of the year.
The bill cleared the Senate in a 60-36...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 9:33 AM
The Senateand the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan deal Friday extending the payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits while also avoiding a Medicarefee cut for doctors for the rest of the year.
The bill cleared the Senate in a 60-36 vote...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:53 PM
A bill voted out of the House Ways and Means Committee on Wednesday would allow states to transfer federal unemployment insurance funds away from helping the long-term jobless and use them instead for other purposes, including tax breaks for corporations....
| Jul 28, 2012
| 2:00 PM
An area congressman announced Saturday that he will begin undergoing cancer treatments.
As chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, U.S. Rep. Dave Camp, R-Midland, is one of the most powerful men in Washington.
He just celebrated his 59th...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:16 AM
PRECINCT REPORT AUGUST 7, 2012 PRIMARY UNOFFICIAL TOTALS
RUN DATE:08/07/12 MONTCALM COUNTY, MI
RUN TIME:11:23 PM STATISTICS
0001 BELVIDERE TWP 1
REGISTERED VOTERS - TOTAL MONTCALM COU. . 1529
BALLOTS CAST - TOTAL MONTCALM COUNTY . . 207...
| Jan 28, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva In swift congressional action on a massive but disputed economic stimulus plan that the White House promises will deliver millions of jobs, the House approved the measure this evening by a 244 to 188 vote split along......