John Boehner

Unemployment benefits bill headed to House

Election-year legislation to resume long-term jobless benefits is headed to the House, where a small band of dissident Republicans is leaning on Speaker John Boehner... Read more »

April 8, 2014


Underestimating the intelligence of the American public?

Mostly the Democratic campaign agenda reflects desperation: If all you can do is attack your opponent, chances are you have nothing much to sell. Poll after poll shows... Read more »

April 3, 2014


Obama celebrates 7.1 million health care sign-ups

After facing a rocky start and chorus of naysayers who declared his health care law a failure, President Barack Obama on Tuesday celebrated a better-than-expected 7.1... Read more »

April 1, 2014


Congress to pass bill to stop cut to Medicare docs

Congress is poised to give doctors who treat Medicare patients an eleventh-hour reprieve from a cut in their government fees. Read more »

March 31, 2014


Lawmakers rush to pass bill to aid Ukraine

Lawmakers are rushing to get a bill to the president's desk that would provide $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine and sanction those who had a hand in Russia's... Read more »

March 27, 2014


House Democrats try to force vote on immigration

House Democrats deployed a little-used legislative move Wednesday to force a vote on a comprehensive immigration bill, an effort doomed to fail but designed to... Read more »

March 26, 2014

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