John Boehner

House shares the pain, OKs cutting its own budget

The House showed Friday that it can share the pain of budget cuts facing federal agencies. Read more »

July 22, 2011


Amid debt talks, House budget plan faces Senate

The Senate is moving to cast away House Republicans' budget-cutting plan Friday, clearing the way for increasingly urgent talks over raising the nation's debt limit.... Read more »

July 22, 2011

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Saving jobs

As the percentage of Americans who want Congress to raise taxes on the wealthy surges (66 percent in a recent Pew poll) and as the Republicans' handling of the... Read more »

July 22, 2011


Endgame talks: Obama, House Republicans meet anew

In secretive endgame negotiations, President Barack Obama and House Republican leaders reached anew on Thursday for an elusive "grand bargain" deal to cut deficits by... Read more »

July 21, 2011


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