Senate Democrats on Tuesday threatened to block must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down Friday at midnight, battle the Zika virus and help flood-ravaged Louisiana rebuild. The aim … Click to Continue »
Democrats and Republicans are expected to remain deadlocked on Tuesday over a bill that would provide funding for Zika research and prevention. Democrats, who blocked the legislation in July, likely … Click to Continue »
Senate Republicans on Tuesday accused Democrats of edging the country toward a government shutdown in order to paint the GOP-led Congress as ineffective. “It’s almost as if a few Democratic … Click to Continue »
Flood control efforts in California’s Central Valley get a boost in sprawling water legislation that reaches the House floor Tuesday. No, it’s not the drought-inspired, California-only bill that has inspired … Click to Continue »
The aim is to see if Republicans will relent and add money to help Flint, Michigan, with its water crisis — and get Capitol Hill off a collision course that could lead to a government shutdown this weekend. "Democrats have been clea...