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Alexander Bolton - 09/26/16 07:51 PM EDT
The Senate is set Wednesday to override President Obama’s veto of a bill allowing the victims of terrorism to sue foreign countries, an embarrassing foreign policy setback months before he leaves office.Congressional sources on both sides of the...
Megan R. Wilson - 09/23/16 01:18 PM EDT
Saudi Arabia has hired two new lobby firms as it fights legislation that would allow victims of the 9/11 attacks to file lawsuits against the country.Glover Park Group and Squire Patton Boggs are now working for the Saudi government, according to...
Alexander Bolton - 09/23/16 06:06 AM EDT
Democrats and Republicans are battling over whether aid for Flint, Mich., should be included in a government funding bill a week before a possible shutdown.Republicans on Thursday presented what they said was a clean bill stripped of...
Alexander Bolton - 09/22/16 12:59 PM EDT
Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) is fueling worries the government could shut down, arguing that Republicans are “getting warmed up” to do it next week.Reid’s comments followed the rejection by Democratic leaders on Thursday of...
Alexander Bolton - 09/23/16 08:33 PM EDT
Sen. Ted Cruz surprised and dismayed many conservatives Friday when he announced his support for Donald Trump. It was a move that, only a short while before, one prominent Cruz ally had said would make no sense.Cruz positioned himself during the...
Scott Wong and Jordan Fabian - 09/23/16 12:44 PM EDT
The White House began taking steps Friday to prepare federal agencies for a possible government shutdown at the end of next week. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) officials were expected to hold a conference call with federal agencies...
Alexander Bolton - 09/22/16 02:00 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has scheduled a vote on what he says is a “clean” funding resolution to avoid a government shutdown on Oct. 1.Democrats say the bill isn’t good enough, creating a standoff with just days to go until...
Brent Wilkes, contributor - 09/20/16 11:53 AM EDT
Earlier this year, President Obama asked Congress for $1.9 billion to fight Zika and Congress has yet to act. Instead of funding measures that could have helped stop the spread of Zika, congressional leaders sat on their hands, unable to agree on a...

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Peter Sullivan - 09/13/16 11:34 AM EDT
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Jordan Fabian - 09/12/16 07:14 PM EDT
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Mike Lillis - 09/08/16 02:19 PM EDT
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Jordain Carney and Sarah Ferris - 09/07/16 07:16 PM EDT
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Reid Wilson - 09/06/16 04:16 PM EDT
Pat Bergeron, contributor - 09/06/16 11:30 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 09/06/16 12:01 AM EDT
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Thomas R. Ascik, contributor - 09/04/16 10:36 AM EDT
Governor George Allen, contributor - 09/02/16 12:04 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 09/02/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 09/01/16 01:28 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton and Mike Lillis - 09/01/16 06:00 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 08/29/16 02:31 PM EDT
Salena Zito, contributor - 08/24/16 12:36 PM EDT
Anthony Newkirk, contributor - 08/22/16 05:50 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 08/20/16 04:13 PM EDT
Julian Hattem - 08/18/16 09:16 AM EDT
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Dan Caldwell, contributor - 08/08/16 09:55 AM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 08/05/16 06:00 AM EDT
Jonathan Easley - 08/01/16 04:59 PM EDT
Reid Wilson - 08/01/16 06:00 AM EDT
Sarah Ferris and Jordain Carney - 07/30/16 02:06 PM EDT
Alexander Bolton - 07/29/16 01:37 PM EDT
Robert Mann - 07/26/16 12:08 PM EDT

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