Topic: Harry Reid
Steny Hoyer sounded upbeat this afternoon when discussing the health care bill. "Clearly, we believe we have the votes," Hoyer said.
03/21/2010 12:52 am
The healthcare reform battle is a war of words. May the best wordsmith win!
03/20/2010 12:55 pm
Republican Senator Scott Brown of Massachusetts has reached across the aisle in his first five weeks on the job. But his interest in dissolving gridlock doesn't extend to supporting the healthcare bill.
03/11/2010 10:26 am
Mitt Romney is supportive of the Tea Party movement but draws the line when it comes to a third party.
03/09/2010 11:44 pm
The distribution of more than $400 billion in federal spending is determined by census data. An analysis released Tuesday looks at which states get the most money per capita.
03/09/2010 08:56 am
From 'tea party' protesters to antiwar advocates, Americans on all sides of the political spectrum seem angry about something. But for all the tumult, the disaffection today is far less than in many periods in the past.
03/08/2010 03:46 pm
When Sen. Jim Bunning lifted his block, the Senate approved a 30-day extension of federal unemployment benefits. More than 200,000 unemployed Americans were set to lose benefits, half of whom already had stopped receiving unemployment checks.
03/03/2010 02:07 pm
With Sen. Jim Bunning blocking a vote on extending unemployment benefits, some 205,000 Americans will not get a check this week, says the National Employment Law Project.
03/02/2010 06:10 pm
Republicans are heading into the mid-term elections with an enthusiastic, energized base. Democrats can't say the same.
03/01/2010 06:22 pm
After Thursday's healthcare summit, reaction from both sides is positive, but Democrats still likely to proceed without Republican support.
02/26/2010 11:36 am