After an auction, remaining reserves will be solely for use of the government while corporations hunt for what they need on the private market.
Illegal, unethical, or no big deal? HHS secretary has been soliciting donations from healthcare companies to fund a private organization promoting PPACA.
House conservatives alarmed: “When we ignore the rule of law we become like the country many immigrants are fleeing," Gohmert said.
With light years between Ryan's House budget and Murray's Senate budget, Reid pressures Republicans for meetings unlikely to yield agreement.
McConnell: “This EPA has turned the coal permitting process into an illegitimate, back-door means to shut down coal mines permanently."
Grassley: "Alliances seem to have been made to ensure that nothing passed that would make substantial changes and improvements to the bill."
Is the massive bill from the Gang of Eight a plus or minus for America's pocketbook?
How is it going to play out for the 2016 hopeful?
Some opposed congressional agreement on air traffic controllers because it did not repeal Head Start cuts.
Utah GOP Sen. Lee said the legislation is “essential to protecting Fourth Amendment rights and the interests of American citizens.”
They're “growing smarter, bolder and they’re taking greater risk and increasing danger to our homeland.”
FAA says sequestration furlough of 15,000 air traffic controllers is to blame; GOP senator says agency’s "financial state is not as dire" as made out to be. Related: So the Reason for Mass Flight Delays Is … Corporate Jets
Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) said many of the cuts contained in budget were “clearly misguided.”
Sen. Risch: “The thing I get from businesses all the time is, ‘you’ve got to help me on this Obamacare.'"
But GOPs aren't buying Obama's conversion on entitlement reform.
White House mum on shift in polls on decriminalization, while Congress may produce bill to let states legalize and federally tax pot.
McConnell: "About 75 percent of the vacancies that we have in the judiciary don’t even have nominees."
Infrastructure spending, Energy Security Trust spending, research and development spending -- and entitlement reform?
The language essentially prohibits the courts from halting the planting of genetically modified seeds.
Some form of the Paycheck Fairness Act has been around for 15 years, and it will likely linger on the Hill for much longer.
Group of Eight bill “potentially could be the most dramatic and consequential alteration of our immigration system in nearly 30 years." Also read: Obama Administration Refuses to Measure Border Security
Judiciary Committee weighs pitfalls and benefits of domestic drone surveillance.
“We must change course while there is still time."
Charles Murray: “We are not going to win these issues through legislative victories,” or win younger voters.
Huelskamp: “Leadership doesn’t like to be challenged to do the right thing."