By David M. Drucker | 11/15/13 05:29 AM
The Utah Republican burst onto the political scene in 2010 as a Tea Party stalwart, ousting three-term Sen. Bob Bennett in a primary. But prior to that campaign -- Lee's first for elected office -- he rose through the ranks of Utah's GOP establishment at least partly on the coattails of his...
By David M. Drucker | 11/13/13 06:37 PM
As voter anxiety over Obamacare's implementation rises, congressional Republicans are moving to fix portions of the law that led to the cancelation of hundreds of thousands insurance policies nationwide while reaffirming their commitment to repeal the statute and replace it with conservative...
By David M. Drucker | 11/13/13 12:22 PM
House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich., said Wednesday he is open to supporting Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu's proposal to allow Americans to keep their old health insurance plans under Obamacare.
By David M. Drucker | 11/13/13 06:31 AM
Rep. Devin Nunes is asking House Speaker John Boehner to consider appointing an “independent investigator” to look into the Benghazi terrorist attack ahead of a possible House Intelligence Committee hearing with survivors of the incident.
By David M. Drucker and Susan Ferrechio | 11/11/13 08:45 AM
While the House spotlights the flawed health care law rollout this week, Senate lawmakers are set to clash over confirming two new judges, with Democrats threatening Republicans with a major change that would weaken the filibuster if the GOP votes them down. And while the Senate Democratic...
By David M. Drucker | 11/07/13 06:43 PM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie plans to retain the senior staff of the Republican Governors Association when he becomes the chairman of the group on Nov. 21, GOP sources confirmed Thursday. It's not uncommon for the chairman of a political committee to clean house and bring in his own top...
By David M. Drucker | 11/06/13 04:03 PM
Supporters of Sen. David Vitter, R-La., this past summer launched a super PAC to bolster his future campaigns, organizers of the committee told the Washington Examiner on Wednesday. The Fund For Louisiana’s Future was registered in Baton Rouge and with the Federal Election Commission, so...
By David M. Drucker | 11/06/13 05:12 AM
"Chris Christie 2016" begins now. New Jersey’s Republican governor won re-election in a landslide Tuesday, and is expected to immediately begin laying the foundation of a presidential bid.
By David M. Drucker | 11/01/13 03:43 PM
Congressional staff are not being stripped of their health care benefits and pushed into the Obamacare insurance exchanges, according to the regulations published by the Office of Personnel Management, the human resources agency for federal employees. The Affordable Care Act mandates that...
By David M. Drucker | 10/31/13 04:20 PM
Senate Democrats on Thursday offered mixed reviews of the Obama administration's briefing on progress it is making to fix the glitch-riddled federal Obamacare website.
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