| Mar 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
President Barack Obama had a dinner date last week with a dozen of his worst enemies, thus proving that the governmental stalemate in Washington, D.C., is driving him to unusual acts of political creativity -- or desperation.
The president personally...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Every time I cross the border into Mexico, drive along the Tijuana river and head west up the hill toward the ocean, I feel a little bit sick.
Believe me, it’s not the water.
It’s the wall.
Undulating gently over hilly terrain from the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:28 PM
WASHINGTON -- Future illegal immigration to the U.S. could be cut in half by the Senate-approved bill to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws, according to a new analysis Wednesday from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:55 PM
WASHINGTON -- Key senators brokered a tentative deal Wednesday to strengthen the border security provisions in the immigration bill, a compromise that could break a logjam by satisfying Republican demands for tougher enforcement without jeopardizing a...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:00 PM
WASHINGTON – Tacking a costly plan to secure the border onto the immigration overhaul led to robust Republican support during a key vote Monday, all but assuring passage of the sweeping legislation and its path to citizenship for immigrants later...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:42 PM
WASHINGTON -- As senators narrowed their differences on a proposal to break a stalemate over unemployment insurance, congressional leaders reached agreement late Monday on a $1-trillion spending package to avoid a government shutdown this week.
| Jun 18, 2011
Republican says Obama holding up trade pact ratification; Obama says unconditional love is important to children....
| Jun 25, 2011
Republican Ellmers argues for entrepreneurial spirit; Democrat urges federal government partnerships with business....
| Jul 2, 2011
Republican Coats sends the spending crisis is real; Democrat Obama says more taxes are needed to cut deficit....
| Jul 9, 2011
Republican says Democratic plans have driven economy askew; Obama says both parties must sacrifice for debt agreement....