Friday Apr 18
Seattle Gay News
SGN Exclusive Interview: Laurie Jinkins
But she is the only estrogen representative of the five elected officials who form the so-called 'LGBT caucus' of openly Gay or Lesbian State Legislators in Olympia - the others being State Senators Jamie Pedersen and Marko Liias, State Representative Jim Moeller and newly appointed State Representative Brady Walkinshaw.
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Huffington Post
Democrats Relish The Chance To Attack Republicans Over Austere Budget
Democrats in the U.S. Congress can hardly contain their glee over the latest Republican budget plan, even though they loathe the details of the blueprint that would cut programs for the poor and funding of medical research.
Rand Paul: Lerner Will Have to Decide to Testify or Go to Jail
Sen. Rand Paul said he supports the House charging former IRS official Lois Lerner with contempt of Congress to put pressure on her to testify.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
GOP-controlled House committee demands Justice Department criminal probe of IRS villain Lois Lerner
'I told him I couldn't get by without him. He hugged me and felt his baby girl kick': In her first interview, Nathan Trapuzzano's widow reveals how they talked about his death just hours before he was 'shot dead by robber, 16' IRS villain Lois Lerner faces 11 YEARS in prison as GOP-controlled House committee sends criminal referral to Eric Holder ... (more)
Rep. Kevin Brady: Contempt Charges Recommended for IRS' Lerner
The House Ways and Means Committee is recommending contempt charges against former IRS official Lois Lerner, Rep. Kevin Brady told John Bachman and J.S. Hayworth on Newsmax TV's "America's Forum."
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Treasury unsure if it has authority to delay ObamaCare individual mandate
A Treasury official testified Tuesday that the department never analyzed whether it has the legal authority to delay the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate because officials concluded ahead of time that such a delay would harm individuals.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Ryan Says Obamacare Repeal Is Key to Election Contrast
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan said he rejects the premise that President Barack Obama 's health-care law can't be repealed now that its first class of 7 million enrollees has signed up.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Retiring Rep. Camp Slams GOP Rules on Committee Chairmanships
Retiring Rep. Dave Camp has blasted the GOP regulations on committee chairmanships while admitting that he's leaving Congress because he's losing his powerful position as House Ways and Means Committee chairman.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Wilson County News
House subcommitte to hold hearing on ACA employer mandate
Post a comment House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Kevin Brady announced the Subcommittee on Health the hearing on the implications of the recently released final regulations implementing the employer mandate and employer information reporting requirement provisions of the Affordable Care Act.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Washington Post
Rep. Dave Camp to retire
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich., speaks at a news conference where he he outlined a major plan to rewrite the nation's tax code, at the Capitol in Washington.
LOWRY: Obamacare's master of false assurance
An administration about-face has left the Cabinet official looking like the Baghdad Bob of American health insurance.
In Texas GOP 'Family,' Food Is the Tie That Binds
Barbeque from restaurants like Capital Q Texas BBQ, 707 H Street NW, is a frequent feature of the Texas delegation's lunch menus.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Is Harry Reid the Most Corrupt Senator in DC?
Wella Actually the question is rhetorical. Reid apparently "gifted" his granddaughter $31,000 from his campaign funds.
Uninsured line up to enroll in Obamacare as deadline looms
HOUSTON The deadline to sign up for Obamacare is this Monday night. If you don't have insurance after that, you could face a financial penalty that would have to be paid on your 2015 income taxes.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
National Review Online
Rich Lowry: Obamacare's Master of False Assurance
An administration about-face has left the cabinet official looking like the Baghdad Bob of American health insurance.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Obamacare health exchange enrollment meets goal
President Obama said Thursday that 6 million people have enrolled in health exchanges, putting the administration over its revised goal with four days to spare before the deadline.
National Review Online
Brady on Obamacare Enrollment Delay: 'Hard to Rely on the Secretary's Word in Any of These Hearings'
Now that the administration has reneged on that guarantee by allowing some to enroll past March 31, the Texas Republican said he frankly isn't too shocked.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Texas Delegation Rallies to Get Ralph Hall One Final Term
Rep. William "Mac" Thornberry, R-Texas, left, walks with Rep. Ralph Hall, R-Texas.
29th Obamacare Delay: WH Uses 'Honor System' to Extend Deadline
Two weeks ago, the Obama administration said it lacked "the statutory authority to extend the open enrollment period" for Obamacare.