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.
By David M. Drucker | 11/13/13 06:31 AM
Rep. Devin Nunes is asking House Speaker John Boehner to consider appointing an “independent investigator” to look into the Benghazi terrorist attack ahead of a possible House Intelligence Committee hearing with survivors of the incident.
By Luke Rosiak | 11/11/13 09:18 AM
A multi-billion-dollar nuclear energy venture that has churned through billions in federal funds despite having no business plan has been pumped full of tax dollars by high-profile Republican critics of government waste. Part three of a three-part series.
By Susan Crabtree | 11/08/13 12:09 PM
President Obama is weighing fixes to his health care law that would offer relief at Americans who face the prospect of finding new coverage and possibly paying higher premiums after being dropped by their insurers. "For the small percentage of those whose plans may change, the president has...
By Sean Lengell | 11/07/13 06:48 PM
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is urging the House to draft an immigration reform bill by the end of the year, saying it is a matter of "great moral urgency." In a letter Thursday to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, the group's president, said...
By Sean Lengell | 11/07/13 04:27 PM
The Senate on Thursday passed historic legislation that would bar employers from discrimination against workers based on their sexual orientation, although the bill faces an uncertain future in the Republican-controlled House. The Employment Non-Discrimination Act passed 64-32, with 10...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/07/13 03:08 PM
President Obama on Thursday hailed the Senate’s passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which would extend workplace protections to gay Americans, saying it would “help end the injustice” of employees being fired because of their sexual orientation.
By Luke Rosiak | 11/07/13 05:21 AM
A chronically failing nuclear energy company using a technique one-twentieth as efficient as its competitors' has wrangled billions of dollars in cash, materials and research from the Department of Energy in deals that dwarf the Solyndra loan scandal. First of a three-part series.
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