Wednesday Dec 18
The Heritage Foundation
Union Integrity Act Protects Whistle-Blowers
Last year, four truck drivers talked to federal investigators about safety problems at Gaines Motor Lines.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Yet more proof of need for immigration fix now
The United States is a land of lofty ideals, right? Our commitment to human rights is trumpeted around the globe.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Rep. Matt Salmon statement on House budget deal
Editor's note: Rep. Matt Salmon, R-Ariz., released the following statement after the House approved a budget that will head off future government shutdowns.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Huffington Post
Mitch McConnell Conspicuously Absent From Budget Deal Bandwagon
One member of Republican congressional leadership is conspicuously absent from those who are praising the new budget agreement crafted by Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell .
U.S. Representatives Salmon and DeSantis on President Obama's Handshake with Castro
Chairman Matt Salmon of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and Rep. Ron DeSantis , Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, issued the following statements regarding President Obama's and President Castro's public handshake in South Africa: "President Obama's handshake with Cuban ... (more)
Congress raises questions about secret Iran talks
This Nov. 19, 2013 file photo shows Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., ranking Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, speaking to reporters outside the West Wing of the White House following a meeting with President Barack Obama.
Little Evidence of Major GOP Revolt on Budget Deal
Roskam said he thinks the budget deal will get "strong support" from the Republican Conference.
Ryan sells budget deal to GOP
House Republicans entered a Wednesday morning meeting confident they were building strong support for Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray's budget deal.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Testifying on Iran Deal, Kerry Faces Skeptical Congress
For the first time since striking it in Geneva on Nov. 24, Secretary of State John Kerry appeared on Capitol Hill today to testify on the deal, continuing his sales pitch to a skeptical Congress.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Congress comes to Tucson for border commerce hearing
Take a look at Interstate 19, a road that carries billions of dollars in goods, services and tourism from Mexico to Tucson.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Franzi: Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller's Claims Are 'Often False and Even Bizarre'
Longtime Republican political operative Emil Franzi takes aim at Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller in his new Inside Tucson Business column: Since her election, Miller has combined the delusions of Moore and the cluelessness of Marsh without the personal charm of either.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
GOP Legislators Offer Condolences on Mandela's Death
Republican legislators praised former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday at age 95, and offered their condolences to the people of South Africa.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Common Core critics blast new academic standards
Critics are relentless in warning about what they see as the folly of the new Common Core academic standards, designed to prepare students for college or a job by the time they graduate from high school.