With a productive Congress, is the political winter finally giving way?
The House and Senate are back to work after a two-week spring recess.
Only a small group in the House opposed the $200 billion legislation.
House and Senate Republicans will work on budgets and preventing cuts to Medicare payments.
Pelosi said "we are proceeding in a positive way" on Medicare payment formula deal.
House leaders are closing in on a deal to permanently avert cuts in payments to physicians under...
Rank-and-file members unlikely to use budget vote to protest last week's 'doc fix' vote.
Lawmakers in both parties are upset by an unusual voice vote.
House Dems are outraged the deal has a "doc fix" but not an unemployment benefits extension.
Senators will consider three proposals from Democrats and three from Republicans.
Sen. Ben Sasse is urging GOP Senate leaders to take a tougher stand on the House bill.
A number of Senate Democrats are balking at package to prevent cut in physician payments.
The biggest hurdle, the deal's price tag, is still uncertain.
Conservatives in the House are assailing the $210 billion deal.
Speaker John Boehner and his leadership team are quietly coordinating a bill.
Rank-and-file members are upset over last week's voice vote on the "doc fix."
Medical groups have come out against the one-year patch of physician payment cuts.