Veterans groups are lashing out at the congressional budget deal for targeting military retirement accounts to help pay for spending increases.
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Russia wants to forge a bilateral investment agreement by the end of 2014, a top official said.
S&P estimated that the deal could add 0.2 percent to the gross domestic product.
Rep. Jeb Hensarling is promising the most thorough review of the Federal Reserve in history.
The budget bill is headed for a Thursday vote in the House.
The White House hasn't responded with a plan meeting those terms, he said.
The Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday backed the budget deal worked out between Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.).
In a statement, Bruce Josten, the Chamber’s vice president for government affairs, praised Ryan and...
“Why are we trying to regulate free speech?” Sen. Pat Roberts asked.
Stronger opposition might have jeopardized budget deal.
Airlines have softened their opposition to the new House-Senate budget deal.