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4 hrs ago | Politico
Senate Republican Sens. Mitch McConnell, John Cornyn and Orrin Hatch introduced their own SGR replacement bill last night, proposing to pay for it by repealing the individual mandate.
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Less than two years after passing major legislation aimed at reforming the government's much-criticized flood insurance program, Congress on Thursday sent President Barack Obama a bill to scale back many of the resulting big flood insurance premium increases faced by hundreds of thousands of homeowners.
10 hrs ago | USA Today
The Senate voted Thursday to approve bipartisan legislation that would block dramatic increases in premiums paid by some property owners covered under the federal flood insurance program.
10 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
After months of anxiety, homeowners facing massive increases in the cost of flood insurance are getting a reprieve from Congress.
11 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A new wave of polling from a Democratic firm released this week shows three Southern Democratic senators running for reelection in red states in close competition against Republicans, offering a glimpse at the how competitive the battle for the Senate is right now.
15 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The Dem strategy of tying Republican Senate candidates to the Koch brothers continues to be portrayed simplistically, as little more than an effort to tar Republicans with the image of distant and menacing plutocrats.
19 hrs ago | Politico
FLORIDA LOSS SCRAMBLES DEM PLAYBOOK ON OBAMACARE: POLITICO's Jake Sherman and Burgess Everett report on the way the Florida 13th results have made Democrats second-guess their messaging on Obamacare: "A few Democrats are advocating a drastic rhetorical shift to the left, by criticizing their own party for not going far enough when it passed the law ... (more)
Nearly 30 senators staged an overnight debate on the Senate floor Monday night through Tuesday morning, trying to bring attention to what they say is a dire need to combat climate change with legislative action.
Key Point: "Every incremental gain in the push to expand Medicaid is cheered by Democrats, who view the state-level victories as furthering the primary goal of ObamaCare, which is to extend coverage to as many of the uninsured as possible.
Republican David Jolly's surprise victory in Florida's special election on Tuesday was a lesson in how influential outside political groups can save the day for an otherwise faltering campaign.
Sen. Mary Landrieu , D-La., the new chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee , has named her key staffers for the panel.
Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown is the last holdout candidate who could significantly shake up the Senate map in 2014 with his decision on whether to enter the New Hampshire Senate race.
In Louisiana, Sen. Mary Landrieu is running on one aspect of Obamacare of which she has generally been one of the most frequent Democratic critics.
Louisiana's lieutenant governor has issued a cease-and-desist order to MoveOn, arguing the liberal group is improperly using Louisiana's "Pick your passion" tourism slogan to slam Jindal's refusal to accept an expansion of Medicaid.
Underdog Republican Senate candidate Rob Maness is clarifying an interview he gave Friday to The Hill newspaper in which he said he would have voted against $60-billion aid package for Hurricane Katrina had he been in the Senate in 2005.
Now that the Mardi Gras parades are history, rumor has it that spring is floating about and turning the corner bringing warmer temperatures, soon.