When asked this morning whether Obamacare's individual mandate should be delayed, Democrat Chris Van Hollen, ranking member of the House Budget Committee, wouldn't rule it out. "As of today, no," he wouldn't support delaying the mandate, he said. Show More Summary
Tuesday’s “The Daily Rundown” line-up: Congressman Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), ranking member of the House Budget Committee will join Chuck to discuss the current budget negotiations on Capitol. Chuck will also speak with former staffer for both the House and S …
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) said House Republican leaders would pursue an overhaul of the immigration system in a step-by-step process, likely beginning next year, but said lawmakers would not allow themselves to get “jammed” by a bill that passed the Senate earlier this year.
Republicans on the House Appropriations Committee are intensifying pressure on budget negotiators to reach an agreement.
After failing to turn out the base as Mitt Romney’s Vice Presidential pick in the 2012 elections, House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) told the Des Moines Register in Iowa that he thinks the GOP should focus on going into minority communities to seek votes. Show More Summary
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) still has yet to join the rest of the House GOP leadership to publicly reject the possibility of a conference committee with the Senate’s “Gang of Eight” immigration bill, Breitbart News has learned. Show More Summary
Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a key figure in fighting against amnesty, said on Wednesday in response to House Speaker John Boehner’s move to kill the Senate’s amnesty bill that it is a “positive development” for the country. Show More Summary
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) said he was looking for areas of overlap between Republican and Democratic budgets for a possible fiscal compromise, but no such common ground emerged from a Wednesday meeting.
Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ), a member of the Senate’s immigration “Gang of Eight,” let slip in an interview with the Arizona Republic exactly what House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) plans to do to sneak amnesty past the House GOP conference. Show More Summary
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan began the budget conference by laying out in no uncertain terms what was not going to happen: "Taking more from hardworking families just isn't the answer. I know my Republican colleagues feel the same way." Wow. Show More Summary
Rep. Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) urged members of the budget conference committee to leave tax system changes up to the Senate and House tax committees.
On the first day they met, they agreed to meet again. At the end of the first Senate and House budget conference since 2009, that was pretty much the only tangible that could be taken away. The committee, which was formed at the endShow More Summary
Today Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.), the chairs of the House and Senate Budget committees, kicked off the first session of the conference committee charged with hammering out a federal budget deal for Fiscal Year 2014. Show More Summary
The budget conference committee convening Wednesday has 22 senators and seven House members. Any deal must win a majority of each chamber’s members. Here are the key players to watch.
House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) is writing a bill that would grant legal status to America’s at least 11 million illegal immigrants, The New York Times reports. “Republican Representatives Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin...Show More Summary
Cue the ginned-up Tea Party® outage; another Republican governor is officially off the reservation and embracing Kenyan Muslim Socialist Medicine! Horrors! As a Republican chairman of the House Budget Committee in the 1990s, John R. Kasich wielded a ferocious budget ax. On Monday, as Ohio’s governor, Mr. Kasich defied his party’s majorities in the state […]
After the government shutdown and debt ceiling fight was resolved (for now), one of the agreements was that the House and Senate would finally meet in a conference committee for the first time in years. Just a dozen Democratic Senators (and three Democratic House members) will represent the blue team. Show More Summary
Lawmakers are gearing up for the budget conference committee that was agreed to in this week's deal, a committee that is supposed to come up with the sequester replacement plan that will please enough in the House and Senate to avoid a repeat shutdown next January. Show More Summary
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), chair of the House Budget Committee, told conservative talk radio host Charlie Sykes Monday morning that House Republicans had demanded a one-year delay in Obamacare's individual mandate, along with an end to congressional...Show More Summary
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) called on House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) to work with House Speaker John Boehner to pass a grand bargain deal that would end the government shutdown, raise the debt ceiling, and protect Obamacare by not delaying or defunding it. Show More Summary