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GOP Senate hopefuls defect on budget vote
Six of the eight House Republicans running for the Senate on Thursday voted against the budget deal from Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray .
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Lane: GOP Can Take Control of W.Va.'s Congress Seats
Kanawha County Republican Charlotte Lane hopes her experience as a former state legislator and International Trade Commission member will help her emerge from a crowded field of candidates seeking to represent West Virginia's 2nd Congressional District.
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Budget deal passes U.S. House
The chances of a second partial government shutdown next year is looking less likely with Thursday's passage of a two-year budget deal.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Jay, Joe say they will support budget deal
Sens. Jay Rockefeller and Joe Manchin, both D-W.Va., will support the budget deal reached Tuesday night that would reverse about one-third of the automatic budget cuts scheduled to go into effect over the next two years while also bringing in additional revenue from federal workers and increased fees on airplane tickets.
Rep. Capito: EPA should be listening to 'West Virginia, not China'
Rep. Shelley Moore Capito is firing back at the Environmental Protection Agency for "ignoring" certain coal-producing states during its listening tour last month.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Warren's Senate: Lundergan, Nunn and Tennant
Yesterday morning I received an email from the Warren Campaign. She's pushing hard for three new female candidates in the senate.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Marco Rubio's PAC and U.S. Chamber Follow Through With $747K in Ad Buys
Two organizations that announced they would be making early independent expenditures for 2014 candidates have followed through and reported spending $747,469 in the last two days on independent expenditure advertisements.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
U.S. Chamber Of Commerce To Run Ads In Favor Of WV Gop Candidates
Heath Harrison Web Producer: Heath Harrison Also Contributing: Associated Press Reported: Dec. 5, 2013 4:07 PM EST Updated: Dec. 5, 2013 7:03 PM EST Washington, D.C. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is airing ads for two Republican candidates in West Virginia as it ramps up its political activity for next year's congressional elections.
Vulnerable lawmakers look for cover on Medicare Advantage
A bipartisan duo of House members facing difficult election fights this cycle issued a letter to House GOP and Democratic leadership Thursday defending Medicare Advantage.
Republicans Develop New Strategy to Tackle Obamacare
A growing number of congressional Republicans are abandoning what they say is a futile strategy to repeal Obamacare, and are instead proposing a number of legislative fixes to tackle the worst effects of the law.
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Chamber of Commerce ads to run in Idaho, W.Va.
This Oct. 24, 2012 file photo shows Rep. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, in Boise, Idaho.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Capito, Meeks see need for CU reg relief
Dec. 5, 2013 - The leaders of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit expressed concern about credit union overregulation during a hearing Wednesday about their discussion draft on regulatory relief legislation.
Super PAC To Defend Moderate Republicans Against Tea Partiers
A new super PAC seeks to bolster moderate Republicans in a number of House and Senate races where ultra-conservative groups are threatening to snap up Republican nominations.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Hitting the panic button
Credit unions and smaller banks made a final push Tuesday to revamp key Dodd-Frank Act lending rules before they take effect in January.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
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APUS joined by state local officials for groundbreaking
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Williams: Democratic Party Is the "Party of Women"
The political lesson from this dispute is that on any issue relating to women, it is Democrats, and increasingly powerful female Democrats, who speak for America's increasingly powerful women voters - now the controlling heart of today's Democratic party.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Vent Line: Nov. 30, 2013
You ain't heard nothing yet when it comes to Obamacare. Wait until 80 million people on nontaxable group plans lose their insurance and pay out of pocket for them.
Rockefeller supports Iran agreement, while Manchin optimistic
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., is supporting the agreement Secretary of State John Kerry helped reach with Iran last weekend.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Democrats In Trouble With Senate Now Firmly In Play
A lot has happened since National Journal Hotline last surveyed the Senate landscape.