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WASHINGTON— Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi was the odd person out when the Democratic-led Senate and the Democratic president joined most House Republicans in backing a $1.1 trillion spending bill she opposed. She said she was "enormously disappointed" the White House backed it. Less than three hours before the government was to run out of money, Pelosi...
Congressional Democrats objected to some provisions tucked into a $1.1 trillion spending bill, keeping the risk of a shutdown alive.
The birth rate is at an all-time low and that's killing the economy. Here's who's to blame, says Jake Novak.
Some argue that lifting the oil-export ban would help the US economy but here's the problem, says political consultant Stephen Myrow.
A government shutdown is unlikely because Congress wants to forget the 113th session ever happened, Politico's Ben White says.
WASHINGTON— Time running short, Republicans and Democrats agreed Tuesday on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and delay a politically-charged struggle over President Barack Obama's new immigration policy until the new year. At 1,603 pages, the spending bill adheres to strict caps negotiated earlier between the White House and...
Jake Novak took a lot of heat for his op-ed on "The REAL energy threat (Hint: NOT Saudi Arabia or OPEC)." Here, he responds to some reader comments.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is beginning to look like the Eddie Haskell of the conservative movement.
Here's the REAL energy threat, says Jake Novak — and it's not Saudi Arabia and OPEC.
House Republicans are moving to pass a one-year extension of temporary tax breaks affecting millions of businesses and individuals.
Ebola was just a wake-up call for a more serious health threat, says Barry I. Eistenstein, a doctor and senior VP at Cubist Pharmaceuticals.
Thanksgiving is over and Christmas songs are officially playing on repeat. 'Tis the season for another congressional crisis.
Two FBI agents were shot at a barricaded home just miles from the protest-wracked St. Louis suburb of Ferguson early Wednesday, police said.
Generic drug costs have risen so much that some drugs have surpassed their equivalents in other developed countries, the New York Times reports.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren misunderstands the Burger King-Tim Hortons inversion deal, Andrew Ross Sorkin says.
We need a working mothers' platform in politics. And the foundation should be universal health care, says author and working mom Cora Daniels.
Jonathan Gruber's admission of fooling "stupid" American voters on Obamacare isn't a one-off — it's a national pastime.
A perfect storm is brewing for bipartisan health-care reform, says former Rep. Pete Hoekstra.
LONDON, Nov 19- "Keystone" would be a fitting epitaph for Democratic lawmakers, who will lose their majority in the United States Senate in January 2015. Polls show majority support for the pipeline, especially among the white working class and union voters that used to be the bedrock of the Democratic Party but which it has increasingly lost to the Republicans in...
The Democrat-controlled Senate failed to gather the 60 votes it needed to approve the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.