“Our analysis is quite consistent with latest thinking by economists,” says CBO director.
White House official says findings do not reflect the "consensus" among economists.
The conservative leader said the debt-limit vote was "defining."
"My job is to protect the country when I can," McConnell said at a campaign appearance.
McConnell has a message for his conservative critics.
Chambliss, Hatch, Ayotte, Burr among those saying they'll vote no.
The House voted Tuesday to advance GOP legislation to suspend the debt ceiling for 13 months,...
Club for Growth, Heritage criticize move by GOP leaders.
House Republicans late Monday released the text of legislation to deal with the debt ceiling, which...
A handful of conservative groups are opposing a reported debt limit deal emerging from the House....
House Republicans may extend the automatic cuts to reverse a military pension cut.
House GOP leaders have scheduled a special meeting of the conference for Monday night.
The fifth anniversary has launched the first significant battle to define Obama’s legacy.
Having Congress get a debt deal done quickly was good for markets and business.
Democrats are pressuring Obama to abandon his proposal for Social Security cuts.
They say the cuts do not jive with the president’s focus on income inequality.
Republicans plan to ask to wait for the complete information.
Boehner faces president who won’t bend and conference that can’t coalesce around an offer.
Sen Ted Cruz told The Hill he will filibuster the bill to require that it get 60 votes.
GOP leaders determined overnight that they did not have the votes to pass their bill.
Some conservatives predict the bill will not have the votes on Wednesday.
The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office on Monday in its most direct way yet clarified its...
The business group says raising the limit would help the economy grow.
Conservatives are feeling the sting from a series of losses.