House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she has spoken with Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was critically wounded in a shooting at a baseball practice more than a month ago, … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she has spoken with Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was critically wounded in a shooting at a baseball practice more than a month ago, and "he sounded wonderful." Pelosi said...Show More Summary
(Photo: AP/J. Scott Applewhite) From left, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, House Budget Committee Chair Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Rep. Show More Summary
Tensions are bubbling over between President Trump and Senate Republicans. White House officials are blaming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for getting stuffed at the goal line on ObamaCare repeal-and-replace legislation, while GOP senators say Trump failed to provide any meaningful political momentum for the prized measure. “He was of no help,” grumbled one […]
As the dust settled following Monday night’s collapse of the Republican effort to repeal Obamacare, a flurry of finger-pointing and competing narratives emerged with both the White House and the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell trying to minimize their own roles in the debacle. Show More Summary
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, who was once caught remarking that Rep. Dana Rohrabacher might be the one member of Congress paid by Russian President Vladimir Putin, is now headlining … Click to Continue »
HOW’S THAT MAJORITY WORKIN’ OUT FOR YA? House Republicans to fall back on more modest spending plan. House GOP leaders are resorting to Plan B on their spending strategy after falling woefully short of the support needed to pass a massive government funding package without Democratic votes. Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced Tuesday night that […]
“House GOP leaders are resorting to Plan B on their spending strategy after falling woefully short of the support needed to pass a massive government funding package without Democratic votes,” Politico reports. “Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced Tuesday night that [...]
While Obamacare repeal—and the destruction of Medicaid—continues to crumble around Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's feet, House Speaker Paul Ryan is going back to his tried-and-true efforts to try to destroy Medicare. And this...Show More Summary
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) attempted to sound patriotic by giving a ‘history lesson’ on the men who signed... The post MAJOR FAIL=> Pelosi Reads False Accounts About the Men Who Signed the Declaration of Independence (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The White House is wishing Sen. John McCain of Arizona a "speedy recovery" from surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye. When asked at a Sunday news briefing about Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's decision to delay...Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is known for his dealmaking and ability to deliver a bill over the objections of some of his members. On healthcare, McConnell's had his work cut out for him: The House bill to replace the Affordable...Show More Summary
You really need a sense of humor to read the news these days. Here’s Matt Yglesias, describing the Senate Majority leader: Many more moderate House members, meanwhile, told themselves the real bill would be written by the Senate, which no doubt would be less harsh on Medicaid. Instead, McConnell opted to be harsher and has […]
A recording of House Leader Paul Ryan and House majority whip Kevin McCarthy joking last year about Vladimir Putin paying off Donald Trump sounds even more ominous after this week’s revelations. Donald Trump Jr. released emails Tuesday that shows how he enthusiastically arranged a June 2016...
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he's ready to unwrap his latest bill repealing much of President Barack Obama's health care law, with wary conservatives warning Wednesday that they're watching … Click to Continue »
Campaign Action Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is refusing to answer whether he now "regrets not doing anything when briefed on Russia meddling" or if he trusts popular vote loser Donald Trump less in the wake of the younger Don Trump's public confession of inviting the Russians into the campaign. Show More Summary
In a major diplomatic gaffe, the White House media office mislabelled the leaders of China and Japan in press statements released after US President Donald Trump's bilateral meetings with the two leaders. On meeting with Chinese President...Show More Summary
The Trump White House and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are planning a "final, urgent blitz" to persuade GOP senators to repeal and replace...
Last week Theresa May reached an agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party that gives the Conservatives minority government a working majority in the House of Commons on 13 MPs. May and DUP leader Arlene Foster agreed a "confidence...Show More Summary
“House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) wants to know why Rep.-elect Jimmy Gomez (D-CA) hasn’t been sworn in, saying the seat’s ‘elongated vacancy’ is ‘an abdication’ of his responsibilities,” the Los Angeles Times reports. “Twenty one days have passed since [...]