The first woman to serve as majority leader in the Illinois House of Representatives and a top lieutenant to House Speaker Mike Madigan says she won't seek re-election. The Chicago … Click to Continue »
President Trump told Breitbart News back in June 2014 that House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s historic loss shows that “everybody” is vulnerable if they support amnesty. Donald Trump on June 12th, 2014: Cantor's Defeat Shows 'Everybody'...Show More Summary
The Pennsylvania Senate's Republican majority leader is pledging fast action following the House's passage of a plan to help plug state government's $2.2 billion budget gap almost three months into … Click to Continue »
The war of words between Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) and Chief of Staff John Kelly has yet taken another turn, with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaking out about the spat. McCarthy zinged Gutierrez’s ‘disgraceful’ attack, calling...Show More Summary
Tom DeLay, the former Republican U.S. House of Representatives majority leader, joined anti-choice activists in pushing legislation that would ban abortion care nationwide. The post Anti-Choice Lobbyists Reportedly Press White House for GOP’s Total Abortion Ban appeared first on Rewire.
David Codrea: “Why haven’t we seen movement over either 38 or 2909 since the horrific events in Virginia?” Walters asked, noting the Republicans control the House and the Senate and both Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appear to be blocking bills advancing the right to keep and bear arms. “You know what?” Massie […]
Steve Bannon, the former White House chief strategist, blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan for not supporting President Donald Trump’s agenda and declared he was "absolutely" going to war with them. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Bannon said now that he’s out of the White House, he “absolutely” will go to war with the Senate majority leader and House speaker.
Playbook: “Trump is dining with Speaker Paul Ryan tonight, just a day after the president tossed Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, House and Senate Republicans under the bus.”
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan will be pivotal figures on Capitol Hill this month. But who else could prove pivotal on Capitol Hill this month? Here’s a look at some of the key players as Congress takes on a range of issues. Show More Summary
Appending to an earlier announcement by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, according to whom the House would not add Harvey disaster funds to any debt ceiling bill, Dow Jones reports that Republican lawmakers are set to vote on the...Show More Summary
Does House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy think it’s funny to have to delay border wall funding? Apparently so. In a Tuesday appearance on Fox Business News with Maria Bartiromo, McCarthy giggled when revealing funding for President Trump’s top campaign promise was being pushed back months. Show More Summary
Politico reports: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan are mulling a basic framework to raise the debt ceiling without spending cuts and avert an Oct. 1 shutdown with a short-term spending bill, according to multiple Republican aides. But while top Trump officials like Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin back a “clean” debt […]
The answer to the question is that we just don’t know. And Congress cares not at all. Or perhaps I should focus that to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan care not at all. Or Republicans care not at all. The New York Times has an article about suspicious […]
Former South Carolina House majority leader Jim Merrill is to appear in court to face corruption charges a day after he resigned. The office of House Speaker Jay Lucas confirmed … Click to Continue »
A former South Carolina House majority leader accused of corruption is returning to court. Solicitor David Pascoe announced Thursday that a hearing in the case against state Rep. Jim Merrill … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Tropical Depression Harvey (all times local): 8:35 a.m. House Republican leaders have committed support for Harvey relief. Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy told lawmakers from Texas and Louisiana … Click to Continue »
The question of what Pennsylvania's House Republican majority will do about a $2.2 billion hole in the state budget is sending ripples of worry through some quarters. House GOP leaders … Click to Continue »
Steve Bannon, who recently vacated his post as White House chief strategist, has reportedly said that he would light up Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Read more...
Steve Bannon is setting his sights on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell upon his return to the website Breitbart. Bannon, who last week left his post as White House chief strategist, told the Economist in an interview two days after...Show More Summary