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Paul Ryan: I Won't Seriously Consider White House Run Until Next Year
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks at the CPAC Conference, on March 6, 2014 in National Harbor, Md.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Pelosi: Lawsuit first step down 'road to impeachment'
House Democratic leaders wasted no time Wednesday accusing Republicans of voting to sue President Obama as a first step toward their real goal: the impeachment of the Democratic president.
McConnell Fights EPA with Song - Energy Edge Brought to You by the Corn Farmers Coalition
TOM STEYER'S GREEN GROUP ISN'T TALKING ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT, FOR NOW ... NextGen Climate, the brainchild of major Democratic benefactor Tom Steyer, has promised to make climate change a key issue in the midterm elections.
Senior House Dem pushes climate bill
Rep. Chris Van Hollen introduced climate change legislation Wednesday for a second time that would put a cap on carbon emissions from industry sources.
$2 Billion Separates House and Senate Border Crisis Bills
The House and Senate bills addressing the surge of illegal immigrants remain $2 billion apart, making it difficult for Congress to pass legislation, before the annual Congressional summer recess that begins this Friday.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The "Maryland Mob" Has Some Serious Work To Do
Recently we wrote about Martin O'Malley - the uber-liberal governor of Maryland who is aspiring to challenge presumed nominee Hillary Clinton for the 2016 Democratic Presidential nod.
Albert R. Hunt: Pelosi binds Democrats, with assist from Republicans
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., center, is seen with Guatemalan President Otto Molina, right, and Honduran President Juan Hernández on Thursday, July 24, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Doyle McManus: Anti-poverty talk from conservative Paul Ryan?
"What do we want? A healthy economy - and a big part of that is having a strong safety net, both for those who can't help themselves and for those who just need a helping hand.
NACDS Members Bump Pharmacy Tour Total Up to 78 for 2014
Five NACDS Chain member companies conducted a total of six Congressional pharmacy tours over the past week, bringing the total number of NACDS RxIMPACT in-district events to 78 for 2014.
Several Dem Lawmakers Baffled By White House's Tactics In Handling Border Request Money
President Barack Obama pauses while making a statement to the press after a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House on July 25, 2014 in Washington.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Paul Ryan Accuses Obama Administration Of System That 'Perpetuates Poverty'
Rep. Paul Ryan took a shot at the federal government's approach to poverty reduction on Sunday, claiming the Obama administration is responsible for a system that "perpetuates poverty" in the United States.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Lawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress
President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans.
Epic Fail: Sean Penn and other dignitaries attempt to sweet talk...
However, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Silicon Valley venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar and actor Sean Penn join the long list of dignitaries who have sought to -- unsuccessfully -- reason with the Castro regime for Alan Gross' release.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Paul Ryan Unveils Anti-Poverty Program
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis., unveiled a sweeping anti-poverty proposal Thursday, which aims to streamline federal funding to states.
House Votes To Gut Tax Benefit For Low-Income Immigrant Families
Children of immigrant parents sing the "Happy Birthday" song to Speaker John Boehner in front of a Capitol Hill office building.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Paul Ryan's Faux Populism Isn't Going to End Poverty or Reduce Inequality
But Ryan is trying - a bit clumsily, but trying all the same - to borrow a page from the Massachusetts senator as he seeks to remake himself in anticipation of a potential 2016 run for the Republican presidential nomination.
U.S. Republican Paul Ryan wants choice in delivering aid to poor
Aiming to shake up the debate over fighting poverty, Republican Representative Paul Ryan on Thursday called for charities, community groups and even for-profit firms to compete with government in spending taxpayer money to aid the poor.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Washington Post
Ryan to propose new anti-poverty plan
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan will shift this week from his years-long focus on cutting federal spending to a new anti-poverty proposal that seeks to overhaul the safety net but also leaves in place existing levels of funding.
Act would create tax-free savings accounts for the disabled
The Senate Finance subcommittee on taxation and IRS oversight may have never heard testimony from someone quite like Sara Wolff.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Who Is On The Democratic Bench?
Without meaning to inflame anyone, let's assume that Hillary Clinton will be the next Democratic presidential nominee.