By Steve Contorno | 11/01/13 05:15 AM
If the polls coming out of Virginia are to be believed, the state's Republican Party is headed to a historic defeat on Nov. 5.
By Steve Contorno | 10/25/13 06:42 AM
Not even puppies and unicorns could escape the mudslinging of Thursday night's Virginia gubernatorial debate, the final sparring match of a heated, nasty campaign. Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, trailing in the race by most accounts with just 12 days until the election, sought to...
By Steve Contorno | 10/25/13 05:26 AM
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin has crossed the aisle to find compromises on Capitol Hill so often that some wonder — only half-jokingly — if that's where he belongs.
By Steve Contorno | 10/23/13 05:11 PM
The top Republican on the House taxing committee accused the Internal Revenue Service of putting Obamacare ahead of the millions of tax returns filed each year.
By Steve Contorno | 10/23/13 12:20 PM
As budget negotiations begin and the rollout of the Obamacare exchanges continues to sputter, House Republicans have set their sights on delaying the penalty that individuals must pay if they don't buy insurance.
By Steve Contorno | 10/22/13 04:09 PM
Rep. Steny Hoyer wants to give President Obama more money to help fix the costly federal health care exchanges that have been roiled by problems since they launched at the beginning of the month. Asked Tuesday how Congress could help improve the system by which millions of Americans must buy...
By Steve Contorno | 10/16/13 01:05 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz, whose fight to defund Obamacare ultimately led to a government shutdown, said Wednesday he will not block a 11th hour compromise between the two Senate leaders to reopen government and raise the debt ceiling.
By Steve Contorno | 10/16/13 11:28 AM
Democrat Terry McAuliffe raised almost twice as much as Republican Ken Cuccinelli in September, has spent twice as much in the Virginia governor race, and has twice as much left in the weeks leading up to Election Day.
By Steve Contorno | 10/15/13 03:09 PM
With the Senate in a holding pattern waiting to see what action the House takes, Sen. Susan Collins wants lawmakers to reconsider her compromise proposal.
By Steve Contorno | 10/15/13 12:31 PM
Rep. Steny Hoyer, the No. 2 Democrat in the House, will whip his caucus against voting for the latest proposal to emerge from House Republican leaders to open the government and avert breaching the nation's borrowing limit.
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