Policy Areas

April 10, 2014

WATCH LIVE: Obama looks back to LBJ legacy

President Obama will pay tribute to the work of former President Lyndon Johnson and look to link...
April 9, 2014

Senators skeptical of cable mega-merger

Comcast and Time Warner Cable executives tried to sway Judiciary Committee members.
April 9, 2014

Bank of America agrees to $772M settlement

Regulators say the bank used deceptive marketing practices to sell add-on services.
April 8, 2014

Maryland Dems back decriminalizing pot

Reps. Steny Hoyer and Chris Van Hollen endorsed the state's move to decriminalize the drug.
April 8, 2014

Dems, GOP spar over equal pay for women

Democrats are hitting Republican leaders for not moving on the Paycheck Fairness Act.
April 7, 2014

Scientists, economists urge Obama to reject Keystone XL

More than 100 scientists and economists sent a letter to President Obama and Secretary of State...
April 7, 2014

Biden: 'Fight back' against voter ID efforts

Vice President Biden called on Democrats to "stand up and fight back" against efforts to impose new...
April 7, 2014

Uninsured rate hits lowest level since '08

The number of people without health insurance has dropped to 15.6 percent. 
April 6, 2014

Obama moving again on equal pay

The president is poised to announce executive actions designed to close the wage gap.
April 4, 2014

Will employer mandate survive?

Administration allies question whether the employer mandate will ever be put into place.