By Brian Hughes | 11/20/13 06:17 PM
President Obama raised eyebrows this week by giving his most extensive endorsement of a piecemeal approach to passing immigration reform on Capitol Hill. But the tactical shift from the White House made little headway on the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue, where Republicans say immigration...
By Sean Lengell | 11/15/13 06:58 PM
Immigration reform advocates on and off Capitol Hill say they won't take House Speaker John Boehner's "no" for an answer and will continue to press Congress to immediately move on legislation that includes a pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants. U.S. Chamber of Commerce Chief...
By Susan Ferrechio | 11/15/13 03:00 PM
House Republicans with support from a few dozen Democrats approved legislation Friday that would alter the new health care law so that millions of canceled insurance policies can be reinstated. The "Keep Your Health Plan Act" passed 261 to 157 with 39 Democrats backing it in a vote viewed as a...
11/15/13 09:47 AM
(www.usnews.com) Vice President Biden slammed House Speaker John Boehner Thursday for refusing to bring up a vote on a bipartisan, Senate-passed comprehensive immigration reform measure.
By Susan Ferrechio | 11/14/13 02:21 PM
Senate Democrats were huddling privately Thursday with White House Chief of Staff Dennis McDonough after President Obama announced a "fix" for his new health care law that would allow insurance companies to renew millions of health insurance plans they canceled as part of their implementation of...
11/14/13 10:03 AM
(seattletimes.com) A Redmond High School junior got a tough lesson in politics Wednesday after she approached House Speaker John Boehner to urge action on a stalled immigration bill.
By Bill Wilson | 11/14/13 09:13 AM
That old saying, “if you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything,” is being proven true yet again by the Republican leadership in the House of Representatives.
By Susan Ferrechio | 11/13/13 04:44 PM
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said the health care law enrollment figures released Wednesday are "a symbol of failure" of the program and underscore the need for a GOP legislative fix. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said about 106,000 people enrolled under the new...
By Susan Ferrechio | 11/13/13 01:27 PM
House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday said he would not allow a House vote on comprehensive immigration reform, essentially ending any chance for a "pathway to citizenship" measure to become law this year or next. The Ohio Republican made the announcement after a closed-door meeting with...
11/13/13 09:49 AM
(www.politico.com) Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) told a pair of young immigration advocates that he is still working on getting reform legislation through the House – despite the unlikely prospects of an overhaul this year.
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