By Sean Lengell | 12/12/13 01:30 PM
"When groups come out and criticize an agreement that they've never seen, you begin to wonder just how credible those actions are," the Ohio Republican said Thursday during his weekly briefing with the media.
By Steve Doty | 12/12/13 01:01 PM
On Thursday, Speaker of the House John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi expressed their thoughts on the pending budget deal.
By Charlie Spiering | 12/12/13 11:49 AM
It is a period of civil war. Republicans are locked in another ideological battle and as the Tea Party goes to war with the establishment, the term RINO (Republican In Name Only) is once again paramount.
By Philip Klein | 12/11/13 05:48 PM
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, lashed out at conservative groups Wednesday for criticizing the bipartisan budget deal before the details were released. But Boehner would be able to make that claim a lot more credibly if House Republican leaders would allow enough time for conservatives to...
By David M. Drucker | 12/11/13 12:25 PM
House Republicans briefed on a two-year, $2 trillion budget compromise predicted Wednesday that the legislation would clear the GOP-run chamber in a vote later this week, though Democrats will have to deliver a sizable bloc of votes for it.
By Rebecca Berg | 12/06/13 05:36 PM
One congressman's beef with the National Republican Congressional Committee over its support for gay candidates will likely have little effect on the committee's operations or fundraising. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Va., has tried to persuade other lawmakers and the committee not to support the...
By Sean Lengell | 12/06/13 02:01 PM
As if Congress hasn't failed enough this year to ingratiate itself with the public, the price of a gallon of milk is at risk of doubling in early 2014 if lawmakers don't pass a long-delayed farm bill by year's end. The 2008 farm bill expired last year without a replacement, though coverage for...
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 08:50 AM
A New Year's deadline that could send the price of milk skyward looms over congressional negotiators as they try to reach agreement on a five-year farm bill. They've been tripped up by differences over the nation's food stamp program and how to restructure farm subsidies.
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/05/13 07:44 PM
President Obama on Thursday said that Republicans should be “embarrassed” that they have not done more on Capitol Hill, blaming them for Washington gridlock. “They've got to be embarrassed,” the president said in an interview on MSNBC’s "Hardball with Chris Matthews." “Because the...
12/05/13 02:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says some Republicans aren't as sensitive as they should be when they campaign against female candidates. Boehner says male House members need to be a little more sensitive. He was responding Thursday to a story in Politico saying the House GOP's...
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