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Next Budget Battle Has Big Implications for the GOP

Why the jousting match between Sens. Mike Enzi and Jeff Sessions for the role of Senate Budget Committee chairman could have big implications for GOP control of Congress and even the 2016 presidential race.

GOP’s Enzi Seeks Budget Committee Gavel In Senate Power Play

Sen. Mike Enzi (R., Wyo.) on Friday began maneuvering to claim the gavel of the Senate Budget Committee in what could be the only contested chairmanship in the new Republican Senate.

Jeff Sessions: Now Is ‘Time To Stand Strong’ Against Obama’s Illegal Amnesty To Protect American Workers And Their Families

Incoming Senate Budget Committee chairman Sen. Jeff Sessions says that President Barack Obama’s executive amnesty is something that is “endangering our entire constitutional order” as a democratic Republic. “President Obama’s executive...Show More Summary

Limbaugh: Is Senate GOP Leadership Weakening Jeff Sessions Influence for His Obama Opposition?

On his Wednesday broadcast, conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh questioned the leadership of the U.S. Senate in alleging that it was behind a push for Sen. Mike Enzi (R-WY) to supplant current Senate Budget Committee ranking member Jeff Sessions as the chairman of that committee in the new Senate next year. Show More Summary

Enzi Could Challenge Sessions for Senate Budget Gavel

Sen. Mike Enzi (R., Wyo.) could challenge Sen. Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.) over the chairmanship of the Senate Budget Committee.

Sen. Pat Roberts: Block Funding for Obama Executive Amnesty

Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) tells Breitbart News he supports a strategy by incoming Senate Budget Committee chairman Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to cut off funding for President Barack Obama’s planned executive amnesty. “The American people...Show More Summary

Jeff Sessions Opposes Omnibus: Harry Reid 'Shouldn't Be Entitled to Bind' America

Incoming Senate Budget Committee chairman Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) says it’d be smart for congressional Republicans to oppose any long-term omnibus spending bill in the lame duck session of Congress that begins this week. Sessions says...Show More Summary

Exclusive -- Jeff Sessions: The GOP Must Back Reince's Promise To Block Obama's Executive Amnesty

Incoming Senate Budget Committee chairman Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) is calling on Republicans to follow through on Republican National Committee (RNC) chairman Reince Priebus's commitment to do everything possible to block President Barack Obama’s planned executive amnesty. Show More Summary

Unanimous Consent: Jeff Sessions Wins Re-Election Uncontested

One of the biggest unreported election night stories is how a southern gentleman coasted back into a U.S. Senate seat completely unchallenged. Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) won re-election on Tuesday evening by unanimous consent from Alabamians. Show More Summary

The LA County Supervisor's Race is a Big Deal

So how big a deal is it being a Los Angeles County Supervisor? It is a pretty big deal. I recall when I worked for the U.S. Senate Budget Committee during the 1980's and we held a hearing on intergovernmental transfers from the Federal...Show More Summary

Jeff Sessions: New Hampshire Can 'Impact the Nation' by Electing Scott Brown to Stop Obama's Amnesty

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — Hours before the final debate here between former Sen. Scott Brown and incumbent Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) again defined the race as a national immigration battleground. Show More Summary

Sessions: Electing NH's Scott Brown 'Where We Make Our Stand' to Obama's Executive Amnesty

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) is marshaling the conservative movement forces to the Granite State on behalf of former Sen. Scott Brown. Sessions, in a letter to the public...Show More Summary

Morning Bits

Seems like just yesterday liberals were treating the Congressional Budget Office numbers like scripture.”[N]ow a new analysis from the Senate Budget Committee (SBC) Republican staff provides even more evidence that the ACA will widen future deficits, not narrow them. What’s interesting about the SBC staff assessment is that it is based on CBO’s own numbers and analyses.” […]

CDC Head: Budget Cuts 'Eroded Our Ability To Respond' To Ebola Threat

I think the administration did a terrible job in explaining to people the urgency of just how many vital services would be hurt by the sequester cuts, and this is only the latest example: On September 16, the Senate Committees on Appropriations...Show More Summary

The Obama Economy, In Eleven Charts

(John Hinderaker) Today the Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee put out a chart book that documents the Obama administration’s failures in economic policy. From the introduction: The great economic tragedy of our time is the erosion of the American middle class. Show More Summary

Exclusive - Ted Cruz: Next Attorney General Must Publicly Disavow Obama's Planned Executive Amnesty

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) told Breitbart News on Friday that he supports a plan by Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to require the candidate to replace Attorney General Eric Holder to publicly disavow President Obama's planned executive amnesty. Show More Summary

Senate: Nearly a quarter of Americans ages 25-54 are not working

A chart released by the Senate Budget Committee found that nearly one in four of the 124.5 million Americans in prime working years between ages 25-54 are not working. The chart was created by the staff of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) based on data from the nonpartisan Bureau of Labor Statistics. Show More Summary

Report: Nearly 1 in 4 Americans Ages 25-54 No Longer Work

America's vanishing workforce continues to evaporate, as nearly one out of every four Americans in their prime working years (ages 25-54) are unemployed. According to figures from the Senate Budget Committee Ranking Member Jeff Sessions' (R-AL) office, of the nation's 124.5 million individuals ages 25-54, 28.9 million (23.2%) remain out unemployed. Show More Summary

Jeff Sessions to Mount Anti-Amnesty Push on Senate Floor

Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) is drawing a line in the sand on immigration on a procedural vote on Thursday, he announced in a Senate floor speech Wednesday afternoon. Sessions is focusing on a procedural...Show More Summary

Sessions, Ingraham To Fundraise For David Brat

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, and nationally syndicated radio host Laura Ingraham will host a fundraiser and rally for GOP congressional candidate Dave Brat. Brat ousted now former House Majority Leader Rep. Show More Summary

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