The Miami Herald
House bill protects homeland security budget
A Republican-controlled House panel moved Thursday to protect the Department of Homeland Security from the big cuts facing other domestic agencies under the party's budget slashing plan.
Wed May 15, 2013
House panel boosts veterans spending
This April 22, 2010 file photo shows a Customs and Border Patrol agent patroling along the international border in Nogales, Ariz.
Sun May 12, 2013
Republicans demand probe of tax scrutiny of conser...
Republican lawmakers called on Sunday for a broad investigation of the tax agency's acknowledgement that its agents had singled out conservative political groups for more scrutiny, and demanded that President Barack Obama make clear the action was unacceptable.
Republicans demand probe of tax scrutiny of conservative groups
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Rep. Rogers: Expect more whistleblowers to testify on Benghazi
Congress is hearing from more whistleblowers who wish to testify on the terrorist attack in Benghazi, according to House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers .
Tue May 07, 2013
FBI Agents Want Rep. Rogers to Be Bureau Director
Ingham County officials are investigating an overnight armed home invasion on the 5200 block of Holt Rd.
Mon May 06, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
FBI agents want Mich. Rep. Rogers for director
U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Howell, is being touted as a possible replacement for longtime FBI Director Robert Mueller.
Callaway was right on target
I commend Callaway Gardens for refusing to allow gun advocate group GeorgiaCarry.Org to hold its annual convention there.
Fri May 03, 2013
GOP's 'More With Less' Claims Hard to Measure
Since taking control of the House in 2011, Republicans claim they have done 'more with less' - expanding the efficiency of the chamber while dramatically reducing operating costs.
Wed May 01, 2013
Jon Stewart blasts Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY) for being a huge dick on FAA sequester cuts
On Monday night, Jon Stewart looked at how fast Congress acted to fix the airport delays caused by the sequester, and had special ire for Rep.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
The Huffington Post
Lawmakers Suddenly Aghast That Sequestration Actually Does Stuff
Way back in August of 2011, Congress passed a law called the Budget Control Act, which raised the debt ceiling, enacted a tranche of spending cuts, created the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, and then imposed on that committee a set of conditions that would trigger this thing known as "the sequestration" -- a series of deep cuts to ... (more)
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Sequester, Flight Delays Breed Confusion
Huerta has become the main target of criticism from both parties over the past few days, as air travel delays mount.
FAA accused of 'shocking' failure on sequesters
A top House Republican accused the FAA of a "shocking lapse of management" in giving the airlines just "hours" notice before furloughing air traffic controllers, leaving the industry struggling to adjust to major flight delays.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
McCreary County Record
McCreary native to head PRIDE
The Board of Directors of Eastern Kentucky PRIDE, Inc., has named Tammie Wilson as its interim President/Chief Executive Officer until May, when the board will meet to make her selection permanent.
Thu Apr 18, 2013
House impatient with VA's disability backlog
President Obama touts veterans care as a top priority of his presidency, but lawmakers increasingly weary of the long waits and hassles that veterans face in receiving disability benefits are pressuring Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinsheki to produce results.