The pressure is on for lawmakers to come up with a new budget deal – and fast – that gets rid of sequestration, according to a new United Technologies/National Journal Congressional Connection poll released Tuesday.
Former President Ronald Reagan already has an airport, several highways and other prominent buildings named after him – but the quest to name a mountain in the Silver State after the nation’s 40th president has come has come to an abrupt end thanks to partisan maneuvering by a Nevada Democrat.
Sen. Ted Cruz isn’t backing down from the fight against the Affordable Care Act, releasing a legal brief slamming the Obama administration’s “lawless implementation of Obamacare.”
President Obama’s State of the Union speech in February was more or less the first draft of a Christmas wish list. One of his “I wants” was for a higher minimum wage—a policy that most economists agree drives up the cost of hiring and excludes low-skill workers from the job market.
Despite congressional Democrats’ best efforts to preserve the Affordable Care Act, Millennials are reaffirming House Republicans’ hopes of repealing Obamacare, with many expecting the law to be done away with in the coming years.
In the book, Scarborough discusses his own involvement in the failure of the Republican Party to regain control over the executive branch in the ‘90s. The former congressman admitted over the phone that he now regrets his behavior back then as a freshman member.
Fast food workers in Seattle, Wash., attempted to spread the word about their quest for $15-an-hour wages on Reddit. But their attempts to do so turned into nothing more than an epic fail.
Despite the promising November jobs numbers, far too many Millennials remain out of work with no prospect of re-entering the workforce anytime soon, according to a report released Friday by the non-profit organization Generation Opportunity.