Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Chris Van Hollen News

News on Chris Van Hollen continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

5 hrs ago | CBS Local

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat, Barack Obama

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Hill

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Boehner, Republican, Steve Israel, George Bush

National Journal

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Shelley Moore Capito, Iowa, Democrat, US Senate, Mitch McConnell

The Hill

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Social Security, Personal Finance

WorthyNews

$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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Mike Pence

Tue Jul 29, 2014

FITSNews

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steny Hoyer, US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Hillary Clinton, US Senate, South Carolina

Lexington Herald-Leader

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Henry Waxman, us Travel, Travel, California, California Government

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

Pharmacy Times

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Henry Cuellar, Westminster, MD, Republican, Representative Steve Womack

CBS Local

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mitch McConnell, John Boehner, US House of Representatives

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Switched

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television, Democrat, Tom Price, Devin Nunes, Kevin Brady

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mitch McConnell, John Boehner, US House of Representatives

Babalu Blog

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Jesse Jackson, Democrat, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Debbie Stabenow, Jeff Flake, Republican

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Roll Call

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat

ThinkProgress

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Social Security, Personal Finance, Dave Camp, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Nation

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Mitt Romney, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Reuters

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Life, Charity , Barbara Lee, Democrat

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Healthcare Law, Law, Democrat

Washington Times

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Robert Casey, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Pete Sessions, Ander Crenshaw, Republican, Cathy McMorris

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Kos

Who Is On The Democratic Bench?

Without meaning to inflame anyone, let's assume that Hillary Clinton will be the next Democratic presidential nominee.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US House of Representatives, Martin O'Malley

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••