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President's Budget To Propose Revenue-Neutral Corporate Tax Reform

Senate Democratic leadership discussed the proposal in a meeting Monday. And they're not pleased.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Newt Gingrich Dismisses Unity Ticket Reports

He didn't seriously talk with Rick Santorum about combining forces to topple Romney during the presidential primary, Gingrich says. As to the idea he wanted to be atop the ticket: "It was a joke."

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Newt Gingrich Loves "Downton Abbey"

"You're never bored," Gingrich says. "It's sort of MTV designed into longform."

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Lawmakers Back Home Stay Mum On Immigration Reform

House Democrats and Republicans told their members to talk about the budget and spending cuts at home. Meanwhile, one of the most prominent legislative issues gets little attention.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Rep. Don Young: Drink Alone To Prevent Domestic Violence

"When you drink together, the possibility of harm becomes greater every day," the Alaska Congressman said.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

John Boehner To House Republicans: "The Next Steps Are Critical"

The House speaker sends a memo to his conference during a two-week recess. "The weeks and months ahead will be tremendously important ones for our conference and for our country."

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Former Secretary Of State Eyes Georgia Senate Run As Tom Price Remains Undecided

If Karen Handel runs, Tom Price won't, Georgia politics insiders say. And vice versa.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Lawmakers Write Identical Letters To Support Lobbying Group's Cause

This would have never worked in high school English class.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

At-Risk Democratic Senators Shy Away From Marriage Equality

Even as some political figures are more forthcoming with their support for marriage equality, lawmakers facing tough reelections avoid weighing in.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago
Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

The GOP's Crusade To Defund Obamacare Is Over

Three years after Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, Republicans accept they can't defund it. But they keep going through the motions.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago
Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Mark Sanford Runoff Challenger Decided By A Hair In South Carolina

The No. 2 finisher, Curtis Bostic, likely rides a well-executed ground game and church outreach to a runoff. A mandatory recount muddies the outcome.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

In South Carolina, Republican Congressional Candidates Eye Second Place

Losing in the wider primary often translates to a runoff win. Whether people actively vote against Sanford will matter.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Republicans, Obama May Agree On Lower Corporate Tax Rate, But It Still Might Not Happen

Success likely hinges on the fate of larger tax reform package.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Paul Ryan Won't Talk About Rob Portman's Support For Gay Marriage

Ryan says he hasn't read Portman's op-ed yet.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Has Obama Charmed Congress? Not Yet

Bread has been broken. But what about gridlock?

Evan McMorris-Santoro • 6 years ago

No One On Capitol Hill Agrees With TSA Decision To Allow Small Knives

Some want more restrictions, some want fewer — but almost no one is satisfied. "It is a nonsensical policy," Rep. Markey says.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

Sean Hannity Grills John Boehner On Defunding Obamacare

In a radio interview, the Fox News host questions the House speaker's commitment. "But do you want to risk the full faith and credit of the United States government over ObamaCare?" Boehner shoots back.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago

John Boehner To New Pope: "Congratulations"

The highest-ranking Catholic in Congress praises the choice.

Rebecca Berg • 6 years ago