| Dec 12, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Looking to bring an end to channels going dark as a result of contract disputes between broadcasters and pay-TV distributors, two lawmakers are proposing legislation that could radically alter the media landscape.
Reps. Anna Eshoo and Zoe Lofgren,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:49 AM
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration has not released the number of Americans who have enrolled in new health insurance plans online because there is not “any reliable data,” Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius told...
| Oct 31, 2013
WASHINGTON — In her first appearance before Congress since the botched debut of the federal healthcare website, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Wednesday apologized for the "debacle," accepted responsibility and promised the...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:21 AM
WASHINGTON – The GOP-led House approved a spending bill that would strip President Obama’s healthcare law of its funding, setting up a confrontation with the Democratically controlled Senate that risks causing the first shutdown of the...
| Mar 24, 2013
Like most rational Americans who get their information from blogs that have the word "patriot" in them, I was appalled to learn that President Barack Obama had once again filled out an NCAA men's basketball tournament bracket.
Smartly, lawmakers of...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:29 PM
So the most important election in the history of important elections is over and the winner is... the status quo. Matter of fact, had the Presidential race turned for Mitt Romney the status quo would have still been victorious with the larceny that is...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:15 PM
House Republicans are starting to fill in the details of what health care policies they would prefer over Obamacare. The 175 conservative representatives in the Republican Study Committee released a plan last week. It's a good start, but there's room...
| May 31, 2011
| 4:11 PM
The House of Representatives defeated a proposal Tuesday that would have raised the nation's debt limit without any spending constraints, a vote called by Republicans to bolster their case for steep budget reductions in talks with the White House.
| Mar 8, 2012
The United States Senate passed its version of the RESTORE Act, which dedicates 80% of the Clean Water Act fines related to the BP disaster to improving the gulf ecosystem and economy.
The House already passed its version of the plan, which was...
| Dec 2, 2010
"Do not track" legislation, designed to protect online consumers from companies tracing their digital footprints on the Web, is worrying some lawmakers, who on Thursday warned that such a move could damage the Internet economy. "What will happen to...
| Oct 18, 2009
Two Louisiana congressmen planned to address the ongoing debate about overhauling the nation's health care at events Monday.
U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy, a Baton Rouge Republican, and Rep. Steve Scalise, a Republican from Jefferson, both planned meetings...