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The House speaker says he'll also "clean the barn up a little bit" in his final month.
House Energy and Commerce subcommittee, 2/3/15
Hypothetically, if you wanted to distill every form of right-wing economic lunacy into a 100-page document, then hypothetically, it would be the Ryan Budget.
The 16-day federal government shutdown that furloughed 800,000 workers and cost the U.S. economy $24 billion dollars has largely been pinned on House Republicans, making many of them vulnerable in the 2014 midterm elections.
37. Wisconsin -- District 8: Rep. Reid Ribble Cook Partisan Voting Index: R+2 Obama secured 53.5 percent of the Republican
The more vulnerable a House seat looks, however, the easier it is to find a viable challenger. A new survey of voters in
Would Anybody Say This To A Male Anchor? Then-Sen. Arlen Specter (D-Pa.) in 2010, while debating Rep. Michele Bachmann (R
When Bill Clinton was campaigning for president in 1992, while speaking at a Jesse Jackson Rainbow Coalition event, he famously confronted an African American hip hop artist and political activist named Sister Souljah.
Since Republicans gained control of the U.S. House of Representatives following the 2010 elections, the body has waged the single worst legislative assault in history against the foundational safeguards we all depend on to protect our environment and health.
When President Obama recently complained to news media executives about their ostensibly even-handed "pox on both of your
Hey, right-wing corporate machine! Go ahead! Win the day! Cut health care! Abolish the FDA! Strip education! Let seniors "fend for themselves"!
In the weeks before Standard & Poor's officially lowered its outlook on U.S. credit, Obama administration officials repeatedly
What message is this Congress sending? If you are a distressed borrower or a relative who is in trouble or a neighbor in distress, the message of this House is tough luck. Worried about losing your house? Tough luck.
The polling firm Rasmussen is out with a relatively shocking poll given the results of yesterday's election. Here's the gist
Legislatively, the GOP will keep a tight focus on spending, jobs and the economy, carving out small pieces of legislation
These consultants may be wrong -- but the fact that they are that grim, if not beyond grim, can have a self-fulfilling effect
WATCH: "This victory by Republicans, which I fully expect -- I fully expect them to take over the House -- does not mean
House Republicans have held a series of private discussions to plot their first moves if they win the majority in November