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House Passes Bill to Delay Obamacare
With the support of 12 Democrats, the House passed a bill Friday that would delay the individual mandate for five years.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
SGR negotiations gridlocked over pay-for - Florida loss exposes...
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.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Georgia Rep. Paul Broun's statement on Enforce the Law Act
Rep. Paul Ryan criticized President Barack Obama Sunday for issuing executive orders on major issues like health care rather than going through Congress, arguing that it was leading to an "increasingly lawless presidency."
House vote strikes at Obama suse of executive actions
The House approved legislation Wednesday that would let Congress file civil suits against the Executive Branch for failing to enforce the laws, a response to what Republicans say is an Obama administration that routinely ignores the will of Congress.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Georgia congressional candidate took $50K in prohibited donations
Running his first race for Congress, Eugene Yu found a generous supporter in his friend and fellow Augusta businessman Wayne B. Brown.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Crowded primaries show Georgia's changes
All but one of the Republicans holding statewide office is facing a challenger this year, mostly from Democrats but a few from fellow Republicans, illustrating how competitive Georgia elections are becoming.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Which 10 Democrats Voted to Override the EPA's Carbon Regulations?
Today, the House voted 229 to 183 to override the EPA rule rule limiting carbon emissions from future coal-fired electricity plants.
Southeast Georgia Today
Yu Makes Local Campaign Stop
He's one of four candidates in the May 20th Republican primary election for the 12th Congressional District seat now held by Democrat John Barrow of Augusta.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Daily Beast
The Coming Progressive BacklashBy Keli Goff
Recent victories from New York to Arizona won't mean a thing if they fire up conservatives and get them to turn out in November.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Island Packet
Deal: Ga. will start harbor deepening on its own
Gov. Nathan Deal vowed to jumpstart the expansion of the river channel cargo ships use to reach the Port of Savannah without financial help from Washington, using $231 million the state already has set aside for its share of the project.
The Washington Post
Switching parties isna t a winning bet. Ita s (almost always) political desperation.
Former Mississippi Democratic congressman Gene Taylor wants his old job back. But he's going to have an "R" instead of a "D" in front his name this time around.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Kremer Bids For Second Term As GACR Chair
Over the weekend, Georgia Association of College Republicans Chairman Will Kremer announced he will run for a second term when the organization holds its annual convention in April.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Next few months critical for congressional hopefuls
When candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives qualify in the coming week, they’ll launch what could be short-lived political campaigns.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Washington Post
More respond to inquiries about shutdown pay
More responses have been rolling since The Washington Post published data Thursday afternoon about lawmakers who donated part of their pay to salary or back to the U.S. Treasury after the government shutdown last October.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
House GOP Goes on Anti-Regulatory Voting Spree. Which Democrats Joined Them?
Today, the House voted to pass the anti-regulatory Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency Act 236 to 179.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Who voted for the anti-IRS bill?
The House voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to approve a measure designed to stop the Internal Revenue Service from implementing new rules that define what constitutes political activities for certain "social welfare" groups.
Electric Energy Online
Commissioners Applaud Signing of Federal Loan Guarantee for Nuclear...
Commissioners Lauren "Bubba" McDonald, Jr. and Doug Everett are applauding the U.S. Energy Department's finalization of $6.5 billion in federal loan guarantees to assist Georgia Power with the construction of two new units at its Alvin W. Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
NRCC attacks Dems on Obama support
National Republicans are using the relaunch of the White House's political office to highlight the liability President Obama may be this cycle for vulnerable House Democrats.
Blue Dog Dems endorse three House candidates-Jolly speaks out about ...
BLUE DOGS ENDORSE THREE HOUSE CANDIDATES: The Blue Dog Democrats may be losing some members this cycle to retirement, but the group is looking to grow its ranks with three new House endorsements: Jennifer Garrison in Ohio's 6th district, who's running against incumbent GOP Rep. Bill Johnson; Gwen Graham in Florida's 2nd district, who's facing ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
PSC members support federal loans for Vogtle
Commissioners Lauren "Bubba" McDonald Jr. and Doug Everett are applauding the U.S. Energy Department's finalization of $6.5 billion in federal loan guarantees to assist Georgia Power with the construction of two new units at its Alvin W. Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant.