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Waters is executing this transformation by seizing on the growing divide between conservative Republicans and Big Business and leveraging her position as the top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee, where in the coming weeks she will play a role in the battles over extending a terrorism insurance program and the Export-Import Bank.
A little-known Columbia University law professor with the twitter handle @superwuster is rapidly becoming a key player in New York politics.
The clock is running out on the 113th Congress. While the calendar says we are not quite at the two-minute warning, with a truncated September congressional schedule and the campaign season taking up much of the fall, the final whistle is closer than you may think.
Raul Garcia has a question for Kevin McCarthy, the House's No. 2 Republican: "While we are waiting for you on immigration reform, who should be harvesting America's food?" It's a provocative query and the foundation of Garcia's long-shot challenge to McCarthy, a four-term incumbent who rose to power after another GOP leader thought unsinkable, ... (more)
The White House also is feeling pressure from Hispanic groups and other advocates of immigration liberalization, who are weary of being told that they must be patient.
Summary : Maureen McDonnell, former first lady of Virginia, testified today in the trial that accuses her and her husband, former governor Bob McDonnell, of receiving more than $177,000 in exchange for supporting a pharmaceutical company.
A detailed report commissioned by two major Republican groups - including one backed by Karl Rove - paints a dismal picture for Republicans, concluding female voters view the party as "intolerant," "lacking in compassion" and "stuck in the past."
When Congress comes back from recess in September, Rep. Kevin McCarthy will begin his first days as the majority leader of the House.
With age comes wisdom, supposedly. But not for Scott Brown. As the evidence of human-made climate change accumulates, Brown has decided he no longer accepts it.
House members and candidates have spent at least $14.5 million of their donors' campaign contributions on food since Jan. 1, 2011, a USA TODAY analysis shows.
Politicians' food tab takes $14.5M bite from donations Analysis shows thin line between campaign and personal expenses Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tCmpBK Since Jan. 1, 2011, the campaign of Rep. Bill Young, R-Fla., spent more than $240,000 on meals.
Today the Appellate Court ruled unanimously to throw out the Governor's frivolous lawsuit against us.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:09 am
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