Poor Donald Trump. Nothing to do but sit at home and perhaps spin old records in hopes that House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will come around and endorse him soon.
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Lawmakers might not like the underlying bill up for debate in the House or Senate. But they’re often satisfied if they at least have a chance to offer an amendment to change...
The Donald Trump juggernaut may prove so potent that it doesn’t matter whether congressional Republicans hop on board with him or not. Therefore, is a full-blown endorsement...
House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas, and Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., plan to introduce what they are terming an “alternative” health care bill Thursday which...
We must speak of contingencies in the presidential election year of 2016 because it has already been so strange. The Trump phenomenon. A Sherman-esque non-candidacy by House...
Getting the hang of Thursday poses questions today at the Capitol. Is the day’s focus the House’s scheduled debate on the Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Reduction Act of 2016? Or...
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Republican presidential nomination. And it’s likely that Trump’s fait accompli Tuesday could diminish congressional productivity even further.
Politicians have a symbiotic relationship with talking points. Some things are just inextricably linked.
Practically nobody knew who Denny Hastert was on the morning of December 19, 1998.
Sen. Ted Cruz’s response Thursday to ex-House Speaker John Boehner’s litany of insults toward him was simple: “I don’t know the man.”