By Susan Ferrechio | 03/12/14 06:32 PM
A Senate panel Thursday approved a package of loan guarantees for embattled Ukraine, but the measure could ultimately stall over a provision included to reform the International Monetary Fund. Congress will adjourn for a week-long recess Friday before addressing the legislation, which includes...
03/05/14 02:45 PM
Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., offer up their thoughts on the escalating tension between Russia and Ukraine.
By Paul Bedard | 02/28/14 10:19 AM
Out of the blue, House Republicans have a new way to promote charter schools -- challenge newly-elected New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's attack on the facilities that have the support of President Obama and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The new mayor on Thursday moved to block three new...
By Susan Ferrechio | 02/21/14 06:36 PM
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor on Friday sent GOP lawmakers a memo outlining the chamber's winter agenda, which mostly excludes major legislation, instead aiming to blunt the impact of the health care law and regulations implemented by the “imperial presidency” of the Obama...
By David M. Drucker | 02/20/14 12:20 PM
House Republicans have begun jockeying for leadership positions in the next Congress, anticipating the possibility that Speaker John Boehner could step down after the November elections.
By Paul Bedard | 02/20/14 11:10 AM
House Republicans, who manned the "Party of No" during the unsuccessful 2012 elections, are reinventing themselves into to the "Party of Yes" in time for the fall elections, banking that voters will reward them for offering workable policy alternatives to what President Obama wants.
By Joseph Lawler | 02/02/14 12:52 PM
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said Sunday that the House will vote on a bill to replace Obamacare this year, which would be a major development for the Republican Party that has not clearly spelled out its alternative to the law that passed in 2010. Appearing on CBS' Sunday morning talk...
By Associated Press | 02/01/14 05:49 PM
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough will also appear on two programs, NBC's "Meet the Press" and CBS' "Face the Nation."
By Byron York | 01/31/14 04:18 PM
At the House Republican retreat in Cambridge, Md., Thursday, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor called on GOP lawmakers to take a new approach to the nation's economic anxieties. Dividing his remarks into four categories -- Obamacare, jobs and economic growth, the middle-class squeeze, and...
By Brian Hughes and Susan Ferrechio | 01/31/14 11:45 AM
Well ahead of predecessors in their second terms, President Obama is turning to a play-it-safe strategy that bears scant resemblance to the ambitious approach that took him to the Oval Office. Obama no longer vows to transform Washington or assures the public that his “Yes we can” mantra...
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