There is a certain mix of exhaustion and elation that comes after a long day on Capitol Hill. I can't help but feel inspired and motivated to keep going in the fight against toxic chemicals after Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families "Stroller...Show More Summary
Wondering why Roger Daltrey was at the U.S. Capitol to sing during a dedication ceremony of Winston Churchill’s bust? Join the club — we don’t get it, either. Daltrey, frontman of The Who, was tapped to perform a two-song concert Wednesday honoring the former prime minister because…he’s from England, too? Or maybe John Boehner is […]
Unnecessarily duplicative and burdensome regulations impact small, medium and large manufacturer’s across the nation. It’s time for both parties toRead the Rest...
During Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius’ questioning on Capitol Hill to testify about the shortcomings of Healthcare.gov, a female Democrat was caught on an open microphone grumbling about Sebelius having to answer questions about abortion coverage under Obamacare. Show More Summary
Testifying on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius got testy with legislators questioning who was ultimately responsible for the failure of the Obamacare website. Rep. Greg Harper (R-MS) said, “The president ultimately is responsible. Show More Summary
Under pressure from lawmakers to hold President Obama accountable for the horrific Obamacare roll out today on Capitol Hill, Health and...
With the debt ceiling and budget resolution at least temporarily resolved, manufacturers are continuing to engage on comprehensive immigration reform.Read the Rest...
Oh, good grief. Breitbart reported: Just minutes before Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was set to testify on Capitol Hill, the Healthcare.gov site crashed. Spot checks verified that the State of North Carolina, Virginia, Utah, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, … Continue reading ?
Facing tough questions from lawmakers Wednesday on Capitol Hill over the failed rollout of the Obamacare website, Health and Human...
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius personally apologized Wednesday for the failures of the Obamacare website, saying during a Capitol Hill hearing that the American people “deserve better.” ”Access to HealthCare.gov has been a miserably frustrating experience for way too many Americans,” Sebelius said, vowing to fix the problems. Read more here.
Today Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is set to take a grilling from Capitol Hill Republicans over Obamacare’s awful rollout problems. She’ll be confronted with questions about what the administration knew and when about the website’s readiness. She’ll be pressed to say how many people enrolled in Obamacare thus far. And she’ll be asked about […]
Just minutes before Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was set to testify on Capitol Hill, the Healthcare.gov site crashed. Spot checks verified that the State of North Carolina, Virginia, Utah, and New Hampshire are all down - which likely means the entire federal site is down. Show More Summary
Secretary of HHS Kathleen Sibelius is testifying now on Capitol Hill about the problems with the Obamacare website. Broadcasting now on CSPAN.
The one thing missing was an actual case that the Obama administration's regulations are destroying coal jobs. The post Coal Has Its Day On Capitol Hill appeared first on ThinkProgress.
One in an occasional series on the stars who bring their causes to Washington. Tuesday’s visitor: Jennifer Beals Event: “Stroller brigade” on Capitol Hill, a group of parents and children marching to the Russell Senate Office Building. Setting: Upper Senate Park. Bona fides: ’80s actress who shot to instant fame in “Flashdance”; starred in Showtime […]
Sybrina Fulton was on Capitol Hill Tuesday testifying on the issue of "stand your ground," an issue close to her heart after the death of her son Trayvon Martin. Senator Ted Cruz told her during the hearing that stand your ground laws are not racist, and Fulton responded on Al Sharpton's MSNBC show.
Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed by George Zimmerman in early 2012, appeared on Capitol Hill Tuesday for a hearing regarding the controversial "Stand Your Ground" laws. When it came time for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) to speak at the hearing, he...
Some people, come Halloween, visit spooky pumpkin patches or elaborate houses of horrors. Democratic Mayor Vincent C. Gray, this year, is planning to visit the Capitol Hill Club, the inner sanctum of the national Republican elite. The timing is coincidental, but the mayor’s outreach to the GOP is quite purposeful. Gray will be addressing members […]
Visitors to Capitol Hill who want to see Republicans and Democrats working together should drop in on Wednesday's House Judiciary Committee Over-Criminalization Task Force, which is meeting at 9:30 a.m.
She’s got a message and she wants the world to know it! “Flashdance” star Jennifer Beals speaks at a Capitol Hill rally against toxic chemicals in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday afternoon. Beals was joined by hundreds of moms … Continue reading »