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Antitax crusader Grover Norquist warned on CNBC that Jeb Bush could repeat his father's mistake.
The U.S. government can't borrow normally after March 15, setting up a potentially contentious vote to raise the debt limit.
The House passed a spending bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security through September 30, without immigration restrictions.
The GOP's promises of a functional legislative branch was exactly what we thought it was: complete nonsense, Politico's Ben White says.
If Congress really wants to enhance security, it should shut this unnecessary, unconstitutional department, says former Rep. Ron Paul.
Whenever you hear 'nonprofit', the last thing you think of is a multi-billion sports organization.
The House did not record enough votes on Friday to pass a bill that would have temporarily funded the Department of Homeland Security.
Congress appeared to be headed toward approving a bill postponing Homeland Security's partial shutdown.
Who's in the lead for 2016—Jeb? Hillary? This political futures market has your early frontrunners plus how key issues may turn out.
The House has begun hearings on the U.S. food stamp program. They'll be watched closely by more than just the hungry.
The latest standoff on funding—for the Department of Homeland Security—is riskier for Republicans. CNBC's John Harwood explains.
Here’s why that judge in Texas did both Obama and immigrants a favor by blocking the president’s immigration order.
The legal and political debate over immigration reform often overlooks the economic cost of inaction.
It was only the third veto of Obama's presidency, although many more are expected.
Net neutrality rules proposed by the FCC are a "sad example of unreasoned decision-making," former commission chairman Michael Powell tells CNBC.
House Speaker John Boehner said he has never voted for an increase in the gas tax and doubted there were enough votes in Congress to pass a hike.
A shutdown of the department of Homeland Security is looking increasingly likely, according to the New York Times.
The "audit the Fed" issue raised by Rand Paul is likely to come up for other 2016 presidential hopefuls, Politico's Ben White says.
By dissecting the forces underlying middle class income stagnation, President Obama seeks to shape what Washington does about it—now or later.
How the feds are trying to get companies to move faster on cyberthreats.