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22 min ago | The Washington Post
Sen. Ted Cruz , a favorite of tea party activists, met with more than a dozen House Republicans for breakfast Wednesday morning and urged them to ratchet up their pressure on Democrats on measures to stem the current influx of migrant children at the southern border.
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4 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News
As hopes dim for bipartisan action in Congress this summer, President Barack Obama is calling on Republican lawmakers to cooperate while complaining that they have "gone off the rails" and urging Democrats to get over their complacency and vote them out of office.
5 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald
Mulvaney, running for a third term from South Carolina’s 5th District in the Upstate, said he agrees with the RSC’s goal of trying to push House Republicans further to the political right.
5 hrs ago | News Max
House Speaker John Boehner is getting pressure to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank from a lobby that's hard to ignore: manufacturers in and around his southwestern Ohio district that rely on the bank to finance overseas sales.
A Republican senator on Tuesday praised a ruling by a federal judge that ordered the government's pension insurer to disclose more documents related to its decision to absorb the salaried pension plans at Delphi Corp in bankruptcy.
When two appeals courts issued conflicting rulings Tuesday on whether Obamacare's health insurance subsidies apply to the 34 states that chose to let the federal government run their exchanges, Republicans were quick to pounce on the one decision they liked.
If you want a crystal clear illustration of what is at stake in this November's elections, look no further than what the two parties were up to Wednesday.
Today, the CEOs of New York City's 200 leading companies - all members of the Partnership for New York City - sent an urgent letter to House Republican Leadership asking them "to quickly pass the Terrorism Risk Insurance Reauthorization Act ."
Homeland Security Secretary Johnson says Congress can't ignore the administration's request for emergency funds on the border.
Senate Democrats on Tuesday circulated legislation to significantly cut President Barack Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with an influx of Central American children streaming across the U.S. border with Mexico.
Janet Murguia, president of the country's largest Latino advocacy group, has a formal warning for Republicans: Help the child refugees at the border and act on immigration reform, or say goodbye to the idea of winning the White House.
So far in 2014 the three largest donors to Super PACs are left leaning. It's a 180-degree shift from the politics of top donors only two years ago.
Chaffetz, R-Utah, would be among only a handful of House members who have earned a full chairmanship in less than five terms.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein recalls turning on her television and seeing a young Chinese girl crying before a judge, without even an interpreter to help her after surviving a harrowing journey to the U.S. That was the genesis of a law six years ago that is now at the center of an immigration crisis at the nation's Southern border.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has some major legislation she wants to get through Congress, but as Stephen Colbert pointed out last night, it's probably not going to be possible with Republicans standing in her way.
Boehner says Democrats' rejection of changes to 2008 trafficking law could complicate passage of border funding bill.
President Barack Obama made good on a 2008 campaign promise Monday when he signed two executive orders that will protect many LGBT people from discrimination in the workplace.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:52 am
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