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  • Lone Star State dominance returns to Capitol Hill

    For the 114th Congress, convening Tuesday, Kentucky is the home state of the Senate majority leader; the speaker of the House is from Ohio, and the Senate and House minority leaders hail from Nevada and California, respectively. Yet, a look at key positions of legislative control on Capitol Hill shows tremendous power residing in the Texas delegation. In fact, no other state will enjoy nearly the level of control over congressional committees as the Lone Star State.
  • 'Dynamic' scorekeeping may help House Republicans pass tax reform

    Republicans controlling the House have changed the rules on budget scorekeeping and Democrats are unhappy with the new math. At issue is so-called dynamic scoring, which factors in the economic effects of legislation when estimating its effect on the...

    Boehner lacks most House members' support as Obama clashes near

    WASHINGTON John Boehner must find a way to lead the U.S. House of Representatives after winning a third term as speaker with votes from fewer than half of the chamber's 434 members. Boehner was re-elected as the 53rd House speaker yesterday although 25...

    Mark Greenberg Calls on CDC Director to Step Down

    Mark Greenberg Calls on CDC Director to Step Down
    Mark Greenberg, who is running for Congress in Connecticut's 5th District, is joining some of his fellow Republicans in calling for an end to Thomas Frieden's leadership at the Centers for Disease Control. Greenberg cited the CDC's manangement of...

    With Ebola, CDC's Tom Frieden is facing the challenge of his career

    When Dr. Tom Frieden was appointed to head the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2009, President Obama praised him as an expert in preparedness and response to health emergencies.  "His experiences confronting public health challenges...