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Bipartisanship: Mich. delegation slams Obama's new mpg standards

Michigan congressional delegation has sent a bipartisan letter to President Obama criticizing…

Boehner and Reid plans aren't that different: a comparison

While the political jousting over the debt limit increase continues, the dirty…

Boehner calls Reid plan “full of gimmicks”

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, in an afternoon press conference, dismissed the…

Boehner readies House caucus for debt hike vote

If there is one thing Republican aides want conservatives to know heading…

Committee Watch: “Fast and Furious,” Muslim Radicalization, and Huck comes to Washington

While most eyes in Washington will be focusing on the ongoing debt-ceiling…

DeMint: Both debt plans lead to credit downgrade

Sen. Jim Demint, R-SC, today expressed his forceful opposition to the various…

Exiting the sinking ship? Ark. Dem. US Rep. won't run again

With somewhat curious timing, Arkansas Democratic Rep. Mike Ross has announced that…

House Republicans Will Vote on Two Step Deal to Raise Debt Limit

House Republican leaders this afternoon are set to show their rank and…

Is Boehner plan a prelude to tax hikes?

When Sens Ron Johnson, R-Wis., and Tom Carper, D-Del., talked debt hike…

Is Reid calling the rating agencies' bluff?

Going off of reports of a debt proposal by Senate Majority Leader…

McConnell: Debt deal 'was literally within our reach'

In an angry speech on the Senate floor, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell…

Mo. GOP complaint portrays McCaskill as a wastrel

Missouri's Republican Party has filed an FEC complaint against Sen. Claire McCaskill,…

More details emerge on Boehner debt limit proposal

More details are starting to leak out about House Speaker John Boehner's…

Morning Examiner: It takes two

It may not seem like it when you look at our nation’s…

Obama campaign even more dependent on Wall Street cash this time around

Fooling the mainstream media into believing he's the scourge of Wall Street…

Obama to give speech at 9 p.m. on debt limit stalemate

President Obama will address the nation at 9 p.m. tonight to discuss…

Over 75% of small businesses say Obamacare will cause higher taxes

Obamacare has failed to help small businesses deal with high health insurance…

Reid played key role on debt bill before Obama nixed plan

Aides to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid worked closely over the weekend…

Reid unveils his debt limit plan

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's just unveiled his own plan to resolve…

Report: Perry to announce for prez in late August

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is almost certain to run for president and…