Rep. Matt Gaetz used the “h-word,” but Speaker Kevin McCarthy and negotiators also said Democrats should be happy with getting little else out of the talks.
Despite his past support for work requirements, the White House hasn’t suggested any interest in fresh benefit cuts for the jobless.
House Speaker Kevin McCarthy insists it will be voted on this week, but a narrow House Republican margin leaves no room for error.
The debt ceiling drama’s early stages show how confusing and broken the federal budget process is.
The DA's office said House Republicans' demand would “interfere with law enforcement” and represents an “unlawful incursion into New York’s sovereignty.”
Republicans are demanding testimony and documents from two former Manhattan prosecutors who had been leading a criminal investigation into Donald Trump.
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) pushed for the probe into alleged "human rights abuses" at the jail.
Spoiler alert: He lied.
The vote is payback for Democrats booting Republican Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Paul Gosar from committees in 2021.