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  • WASHINGTON, June 23- Congressional leaders are quietly working on a bipartisan deal to raise the U.S. debt ceiling within weeks, hoping to prevent the difficult debt issue from snarling a budget fight to come in September, a senior Democratic budget writer said on Friday. John Yarmuth, top Democrat on the U.S. House of Representatives Budget Committee, told...

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    Nancy Pelosi has an "extraordinary record against her," Trump tells "Fox & Friends."

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics says the bill would hurt children by scaling back Medicaid. America's Essential Hospitals says the version the Senate released Thursday might lead to hospitals reducing services or closing. The American Medical Association is still reviewing the plan, but says it strongly opposes limits on Medicaid spending.

  • WASHINGTON— Speaker Paul Ryan is expressing support for a popular bill that would hit Iran and Russia with new sanctions amid Democratic criticism that House Republicans are stalling for time to weaken the penalties at the Trump administration's request. The sanctions measure was written by the Senate, where it passed last week on a 98-2 vote.

  • House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

    House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi discusses health-care reform at her weekly news conference with Capitol Hill reporters.

  • U.S. Capitol Police are arresting dozens of people who are protesting cuts to Medicaid in the Senate Republicans' health care bill. The protesters have filled a hallway in one of the Senate office buildings, outside the office of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. The protesters are yelling "no cuts to Medicaid" as they are being led away.

  • WASHINGTON— The White House plans to privately negotiate a massive overhaul of the tax system with Republican leaders in Congress, possibly giving rank-and-file members little if any say over the finished product, according to a top aide to President Donald Trump. This type of top-down approach has a sketchy record on Capitol Hill, especially on issues as...

  • WASHINGTON, June 20- Top Republicans from Congress and the Trump administration vowed on Tuesday to complete tax reform by the end of 2017, despite party infighting and political distractions from investigations of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. In a speech to U.S. manufacturers, House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said President...

  • WASHINGTON, June 20- Top Republicans from Congress and the Trump administration vowed on Tuesday to complete tax reform by the end of 2017, despite party infighting and political distractions from alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. In a speech to U.S. manufacturers, House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said President Donald Trump and the...

  • WASHINGTON— The White House plans to privately negotiate a massive overhaul of the tax system with Republican leaders in Congress, possibly giving rank-and-file members little if any say over the finished product, a top aide to President Donald Trump said Tuesday. This type of top-down approach has a sketchy record on Capitol Hill, especially on issues as...

  • WASHINGTON— If Republicans can't pass a budget, forget about a major overhaul of the nation's tax code— at least if they want a GOP- only approach with President Donald Trump that would avoid Democratic delaying tactics. GOP pragmatists are balking at Trump's cuts to popular domestic programs. The ongoing health care bill is such a reconciliation measure, and GOP...

  • U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) reacts during her news conference after the House approved a bill to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with a Republican healthcare plan in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017.

    In the wake of the shocking events in Alexandria this week, Nancy Pelosi spoke words everyone should heed, Larry Kudlow writes.

  • Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff speaks to volunteers and supporters at a campaign office on April 17, 2017 in Atlanta.

    A Jon Ossoff victory would offer Democrats a template on how to campaign in suburban swing districts as they try to erase the 24-seat Republican majority in the House.

  • Speakers spoke about victims as family

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on House Minority and Majority Speakers speaking before the Congress.

  • Pelosi: It's an injury in the family

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaks before Congress after the shooting at a baseball field in Virginia during a Congressional baseball practice.

  • Pelosi to Congress: I pray for Donald Trump

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaks before Congress after the shooting at a baseball field in Virginia during a Congressional baseball practice.

  • U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks to the press about President Donald Trump, former FBI Director James Comey and Russia investigations after a closed meeting of the Republican leadership of the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in Washingto

    Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives voted on Thursday to replace the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law.

  • WASHINGTON, June 8- Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives voted on Thursday to replace the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law, a move that is expected to die in the Senate but open the door to revamping or eliminating regulations that came out of the 2007-09 financial crisis. Earlier on Thursday, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo, a...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 7- The U.S. Congress may be headed for a reckoning with the federal debt limit within weeks, thanks to wealthy Americans and corporations deferring tax payments in the hope that they would benefit from the lower tax rates promised by President Trump. Trump promised to cut taxes as far back as September 2015 in a four-page plan and...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, June 7- The U.S. Congress may be headed for a reckoning with the federal debt limit within weeks, thanks to wealthy Americans and corporations deferring tax payments in the hope that they would benefit from the lower tax rates promised by President Trump. Trump promised to cut taxes as far back as September 2015 in a four-page plan and...