The Latest on Republican members of congress from New Jersey who plan to vote against a health overhaul (all times local): 9:20 p.m. A third Republican New Jersey congressman says … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON ?Before entering politics, Rep. Richard Hudson (R-N.C.) said he waited tables, worked at a Belk department store and at a Radio Shack. While he didn’t remember ever having to pass a drug test at one of those jobs, he said he’d be willing to pee in a cup to pass the test as a congressman. “I’d support that,” he said. Show More Summary
We already know there's no openly atheist representation in Congress. The Secular Caucus on Capitol Hill has a single member -- Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) -- and she adamantly disavows the "atheist" label.But were you aware of just how skewed the religious representation was when you looked state-by-state?
This morning, HRC members and supporters joined Members of Congress and former Vice President Biden on the steps of the Capitol to speak out against repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives...Show More Summary
Map: Where Trumpcare Will Hurt Most in Washington State and Which of Our Members of Congress Like This Bill by Heidi Groover "A disaster for Washington." That's how Governor Jay Inslee describes the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) with the American Health Care Act (go ahead and call it "Trumpcare"). Show More Summary
President Donald Trump is finding his agenda stalled almost everywhere. Trumpcare is facing an intense political backlash and uphill battle to clear Congress. As of Tuesday afternoon, 26 Republican House members were opposed to the American...Show More Summary
Less than two days before they are scheduled to vote, a handful of California's 14 Republican members of Congress say they are still weighing how to vote on the GOP plan to undo and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act. California's 38 House Democrats have lined up pretty firmly against the...
They’re also meeting with members of Congress as part of the 1 in 3 Campaign's Lobby Day and Speakout.
President Trump warned Republican members of Congress that they stand to lose their seats if they don’t vote for the House GOP’s Obamacare replacement plan this week. Speaking on Capitol Hill just 48 hours before the House expects to vote on the health care bill, Trump told wavering Republicans that they had to repeal Obamacare…
U.S. President Donald Trump met briefly with Republicans in Congress on Tuesday to consolidate support for a plan to overhaul the Obamacare healthcare law with a partial replacement, the biggest legislative effort of his presidency so far. “Terrific people. They want a tremendous healthcare...
President Donald Trump reportedly warned Republican members of the House of Representatives that their time in Congress could be in jeopardy if...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will speak to Republican members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday about the Republican healthcare legislation before Congress, congressional aides said.
So a Republican member of Congress just suggested that articles in the Times and the Post reporting information about Russian ties to Trump associates may actually be using sources who pretend to be US intelligence or law enforcement officials but are in fact Russian agents. Show More Summary
FBI Director James Comey also tells members of Congress there is an active investigation looking into Russian spying.
CULTURE OF CORRUPTION (AND NEGLECT): Tammy Baldwin Paid Clinton Lawyer $90K For Crisis Control After VA Scandal. Baldwin, who was first elected to the Senate in 2012, was the only member of Congress from Wisconsin to receive an official federal government inspector general report warning of the over-prescription of narcotics given to veterans at the […]
President Trump has officially declared Obamacare a “dead healthcare plan” during a meeting with Republican members of Congress. He also took several shots at the media for what he claimed
As Republicans in Congress work to revise the Affordable Care Act, some members of Madison's startup and entrepreneurial community are watching closely with apprehension. The lack of focus on self-employed … Click to Continue »
Today I had the opportunity to share with Members of Congress what the impact of the American Health Care Act will be on people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This bill is barreling through Congress – and too little attention is being paid to the dire consequences of the Medicaid cuts on the lives of people with disabilities. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? The Justice Department has provided information to members of Congress looking into President Donald Trump’s unsupported claim that former President Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower. “The Department of Justice has complied...Show More Summary
Chris Kleponis/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images Secretary of Defense James Mattis speaks to members of the military before President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress on February 28, 2017. A wkward is one way to describe having two men with polar opposite views on an issue advise the president of the United States. Show More Summary