By David M. Drucker | 09/07/13 07:16 AM
Supporters of Sen. Mike Enzi have launched a super PAC to bolster the Wyoming Republican’s re-election prospects as he fends off a GOP primary challenge from Liz Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney. The name of the PAC, Wyoming’s Own, appears to take a subtle jab at...
By David M. Drucker | 09/06/13 06:36 PM
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin and Republican Rep. Devin Nunes are crafting an alternative to the resolution President Obama sent to Capitol Hill seeking congressional approval of a military strike against Syria that would direct the administration to focus on a diplomatic solution.
By David M. Drucker | 09/06/13 05:42 PM
Divided House Republicans are nowhere near agreement on what they should demand from President Obama in exchange for supporting a must-pass spending bill and legislation that would raise the nation's debt ceiling, leaving the outcome of fiscal negotiations unusually murky.
By David M. Drucker | 09/05/13 08:36 AM
Already facing a time crunch to negotiate must-pass financial bills, a divided Congress must now balance those potential fiscal crises with a politically sensitive and possibly consuming debate over whether the United States should attack Syria.
By David M. Drucker | 09/04/13 05:59 PM
House Republican leaders are leaning toward allowing the Senate to take the first vote on President Obama’s Syria resolution, and would likely decline to bring it up for a vote if it failed in the Democratic chamber, according to GOP sources.
By David M. Drucker | 09/04/13 02:24 PM
Opposition to U.S. military strikes against Syria may be building among Democrats' liberal rank and file as Congress opens debate over whether it should authorize those attacks.
By David M. Drucker | 09/04/13 12:27 PM
Hawkish Republicans who oppose President Obama’s request for authorization to attack Syria but are uncomfortable with doing nothing could coalesce around an alternative war resolution being drafted by Rep. Devin Nunes.
By David M. Drucker | 09/03/13 02:58 PM
Heritage Action for America opposes President Obama’s proposed resolution on Syria and could score GOP lawmakers' positions on it, a move that could depress Republican votes for the legislation when Congress votes as early as next week.
By David M. Drucker | 09/02/13 05:23 PM
Republican's intraparty divisions on Syria reflect a GOP roiled as much by an overwhelming distrust for President Obama’s foreign policy leadership as by a rising isolationist wing that is capitalizing on this sentiment to exert greater influence on party decisions. The GOP’s unusually...
By David M. Drucker | 09/02/13 09:44 AM
House Republicans are poised to reject President Obama’s resolution to authorize military force against Syria absent the administration convincing a strong majority of typically anti-war Democrats to back the legislation. The proposal hit Capitol Hill Sunday and quickly appeared on life...
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