But conservatives didn't go down without a fight. Congress took DHS to the brink of a shutdown last Friday, when the Senate
"We on Friday came to a conclusion that, in fact, it will come up," Hoyer said. "That's why that's the most important sentence
And, of course, Obamacare has not gone unaddressed by the electorate. Obama pledged to reform health care during the 2008
"Hopefully we're going to end the attaching bulls**t to essential items of government," Kirk told reporters. Democratic leadership
Should any disasters occur during a shutdown, The Federal Emergency Management Agency would have to limit its preparation
Finally, a CBS News survey offered a simple compromise format: a two-way choice between "the Republicans in Congress" or
Extreme Senate Competition: Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Joni Ernst Compete to Replace Jeff Sessions as "Most Extreme" U.S. Senator
My quixotic attempt to challenge the re-election of "unopposed" Jeff Sessions in 2014 failed. I was not even allowed on the Alabama ballot. But now Sessions has some real competition -- from the Senate's far right caucus.
On Friday evening, senators from both parties urged House Republicans to throw in the towel. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said
That's not to say undocumented immigrants don't commit crimes, or that all of those who do are deported. House Republicans
House Republicans inched closer to embracing a stopgap measure to prevent a Department of Homeland Security shutdown on Thursday, a day before the agency runs out of money.