| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:50 PM
AUSTIN, Texas U.S. Sen. John Cornyn on Tuesday called for axing the Affordable Care Act's "navigator" program that uses federal dollars to pay for workers to sign people up for health insurance. Cornyn, a vocal opponent of the health insurance law,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Will it work? Republican critics are accusing President Barack Obama of "court packing" for his effort to fill three vacancies on the 11-judge U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, a panel widely considered to be the......
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:00 AM
WASHINGTON - Ten Republican senators have called on President Obama to fire Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who is overseeing the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and its troubled website.
Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) and...
| Nov 6, 2013
Will it work?
Republican critics are accusing President Barack Obama of "court packing" for his effort to fill three vacancies on the 11-judge U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, a panel widely considered to be the second most...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The Senate confirmed Tom Wheeler as the next chairman of the FCC and Michael P. O'Rielly to fill another vacancy at the agency.
Wheeler's confirmation came after Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) removed a hold on his nomination after meeting with Wheeler on...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 12:33 PM
WASHINGTON — Neither side in the standoff over the federal budget showed signs of movement Sunday as the shutdown of government agencies moved toward its second week, although both hinted at some aspects of what a potential deal eventually could...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:05 PM
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| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:37 AM
UPDATED: Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will be making the Sunday morning rounds to talk about the government shutdown.
Lew will be on CBS' "Face the Nation," NBC's "Meet the Press," CNN's "State of the Union" and "Fox News Sunday."
The other guests:...
| Oct 2, 2013
Why another shutdown? Our government has three political parties these days: Democrats, Republicans and the new "radical Republicans."
That radical Republican label has some history. The old radical Republicans were the Grand Old Party's progressive...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:40 PM
The latest proposal from House Republicans to re-open only certain parts of government failed Tuesday night as Democrats insisted they would not pick winners and losers among federal services, and the White House threatened a veto.
The newest Republican...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:28 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress hung "Closed" signs on a big swath of the government Tuesday and sent home 800,000 workers in what President Barack Obama labeled an "ideological crusade" by the GOP. On Capitol Hill, Democrats and Republicans traded blame...