Beltway Confidential

Small, state-level pro-life victories

Rather than take on abortion at the national level, states are increasing…

Still no sign of panic in markets

Despite the media hype about a major sell-off in markets Monday without…

That 'former senator' defending lobbyists? Guess what he does now

When Colorado Republican Senator Wayne Allard ran for reelection against Democrat Tom…

The Obama Revolving Door: White House's in-house lobbyists all cash out to K Street

Jay Heimbach, special assistant to the President for legislative affairs, is the…

Boehner To House GOP: No Deal Yet

Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, just ended a conference call with GOP House…

Daley falsely claims Obama ignored his own fiscal commission because of Republicans

White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley falsely claimed that President Obama…

GOP has 10-point edge on Democrats in public trust on economic issues in latest Rasmussen Reports national survey

Republicans have gained a 10 point lead over Democrats in Rasmussen Reports…

When it comes to Reid's reported debt-reduction proposal, seeing is believing

Numerous outlets are now reporting that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.,…

White House Meeting Tonight at 6

President Obama will meet tonight with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.,…

Boehner Aims For Deal by 4 pm Sunday

House Speaker John Boehner held a conference call this afternoon with his…

Obama, 11 a.m.: We won't default. Obama, 6 p.m.: We might default.

Throughout the debt ceiling talks, one of President Obama's key tasks has…

Obama's OMB ignores document subpoena; Upton/Stearns House panel says Monday morning or else

President Obama's senior appointees at the U.S. Office of Management and Budget…

Perry, Palin left off Ames Straw Poll ballot

Looks like Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin…

Stunning Boehner-Obama confrontation

I’m more than a little bit stunned to see the Speaker of…

Boehner bites back: “The White House moved the goal post”

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, disputed President Obama's attempt to blame him…

Boehner: “The House has done its job”

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said at just concluded press conference that…

First Lady flubs food desert data

First Lady Michelle Obama claimed that 23.5 million Americans live in “food…

Harry Reid’s next move

Now that the Senate has officially rejected the House’s Cut, Cap, and…

Kauffman Foundation: more high-skill immigrants, please

My Examiner colleague Conn Carroll has pointed to the Kauffman Foundation’s “Starting Smaller;…

Michigan Democrats slam Obama fuel economy proposal

A bipartisan group of 14 Michigan lawmakers -- the state's entire delegation…