Rachel Maddow debunks Speaker Boehner's claim that he doesn't have the votes to pass a clean CR.
Who needs Fox when you've got CNN doing their bidding instead? Dana Bash gave the right-wingers all the excuse they needed to take Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid out of context when she asked him why he wasn't willing to give into the Republicans' demand to cherry-pick which parts of the government they want to fund instead of passing a clean CR.
Sen. Harry Reid was having none of the Republicans latest round of hostage taking and brinkmanship, with their offer to go to conference committee, which would all but assure we'd be watching another thirty hours or so of debate on the Senate floor.
25 Republicans May Vote Against Taking Up Spending Bill With Obamacare Provision
Refused to answer if he meant that the House won't vote on a clean CR tonight, or if they won't vote on a clean CR ever.
Here's your Congress at work, still doing the bidding of the NRA and Wayne LaPierre when they hope no one is paying attention.
I can't say I have a good feeling about this. Why are they cooperating on this? WASHINGTON — The top Republican and Democrat on Capitol Hill have announced an agreement to keep the government running on autopilot for six months when the
NY Rep. Hinchey argues against the GOP continuing resolution due to the disaster relief provisions Someone should have told Eric Cantor holding disaster aid hostage for budget cuts was a bad idea. Maybe someone did, but he chose not to listen.
After sleeping through the worst part of the hurricane last night, I woke this morning to the Washington Post reporting that disaster relief will have to be pulled from the Midwest to handle the East Coast hurricane problems. "With less than $1
Rep. Marcy Kaptur: When Are We Going To Ask Wall Street And The Oil Companies To Pay Their Share In Taxes?
During the debate over the continuing resolution that the House passed today, Rep. Marcy Kaptur asked when we're going to get some of that shared sacrifice from Wall Street and the oil company executives instead of balancing the budget off of the
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