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30 min ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
Jim Comey in the White House Rose Garden as President Obama nominates him for the top FBI post on June 21. But the FBI Agents Association , hoping to avert further cutbacks next year, is throwing its clout behind the bipartisan spending plan unveiled on Tuesday by GOP Rep. Paul Ryan and Democratic Sen. Patty Murray .
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1 hr ago | The Hill
Leaders aren't necessarily those we find in the highest office, or those who campaign for it, or those we see on television the most.
1 hr ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
A prospective job seeker gets information at a job resource fair for military veterans in Van Nuys, Calif., on Oct. 24. Democrats were scrambling late Wednesday to include an extension of benefits in a budget deal that is expected to get a vote as soon as Thursday.
2 hrs ago | Common Dreams
The trouble with making "functional" government the great aspiration of the American experiment -- as so many pundits and politicians now do -- is that a smoothly operating Congress is not necessarily moral, humane or even economically smart.
6 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., left, and Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray, D-Wash., walk together as they head a news conference to announce a tentative agreement between Republican and Democratic negotiators on a government spending plan, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
9 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Republican Ryan and Democrat Murray reach a deal for Obama to raise and keep trillion dollar deficits the cornerstone of Democrat policies.
11 hrs ago | Mediaite.com
On Morning Joe Wednesday morning, former George W Bush communications director Nicolle Wallace debated Senator Tom Coburn argued over last night's budget deal between Representative Paul Ryan and Senator Patty Murray .
Talk show host Mark Levin told House Budget Committee Chair Rep. Paul Ryan that the budget deal announced today with Sen. Patti Murray was a "Mickey Mouse" deal, tinkering at the margins of the federal budget, undoing the sequester and exchanging immediate spending increases for future spending cuts.
If Rep. Paul Ryan has any interest in entering the 2016 presidential field, the bipartisan budget proposal he put forward Tuesday could give him a leg up in the race, said Sen. Lindsey Graham .
Budget negotiators announced Tuesday a bipartisan deal to set spending levels for the federal government for two years and partially replace unpopular spending cuts with other savings.
This Oct. 17, 2013 file photo shows House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., left, and Senate Budget Committee Chair Patty Murray, D-Wash., on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Congress is looking to restore some spending to defense and federal agencies ordered cut two years ago, but it needs other ways to offset that.
If we are going to get a deal to replace the sequester, which looks likely, perhaps one key reason may be as follows: This time, the incentives favor Republicans showing they can enter into the basic give and take of governing.
When it's Washington and we are talking budgets. The latest deadline about nothing comes up later this week as Rep. PauL Ryan and Patty Murray try to hash out a small-bore deal to replace some of the sequester spending.
The deal to end the government shutdown in October included a new deadline -- come up with a plan to fund the government by December 13 -- or risk another partial government shutdown next month.
Congress raced Monday to meet the deadline for signing up for the District of Columbia's ObamaCare exchange, where most lawmakers and staff will obtain healthcare coverage starting next year.
Prospects dimmed Monday for a quick extension of expiring unemployment benefits as Republican officials said they would not agree to include a renewal in any year-end budget deal.