Dem. Sen. Durbin: 'We need Republican votes' to pass budget deal
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:42:09 -0500
Dick Durbin said he's unsure there are enough votes to pass the deal.
Tea Party Rep.: Budget deal 'will not necessarily' avoid government shutdown
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 20:17:28 -0500
Congress will still have to pass an appropriations bill in January, Rep. Tim Huelskamp said.
Carney: Administration 'absolutely expects' Congress to extend jobless aid
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:57:51 -0500
Congress signaled it would not address the unemployment insurance issue before its recess.
Boehner lashes at conservative groups: 'They've lost all credibility'
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:23:20 -0500
Boehner repeatedly denounced the groups that dogged his Speakership.
Pelosi a ‘yes’ on budget deal
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:55:29 -0500
She said her concerns are outweighed by the need to solidify a budget blueprint.
Rare split for Boehner and McConnell
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 11:00:00 -0500
The Speaker backs the budget agreement, but the Senate Republican leader doesn’t.
Gay GOP candidate: Party must change
Carl DeMaio wants to be known as a GOP problem solver.
Revamped WH an answer to Dem criticism
Additions are meant to deepen bench and reset political strategy.
Boehner rebukes outside groups
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 00:12:27 -0500
Criticism of budget sneers comes after simmering tensions.
Dems threaten budget deal
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:15:58 -0500
House Dems are outraged the deal has a "doc fix" but not an unemployment benefits extension.