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A bipartisan group of lawmakers are calling for two deficit reduction ideas to be included in this year's federal budget bill.
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Nancy Pelosi, Elizabeth Warren, and co. insist that the IRS needs to know about $600 bank accounts.
Corporate welfare hurts the people who actually need help.
The plan would make a liar out of Biden on a level reminiscent of George H.W. Bush's betrayal of his "read my lips" tax pledge.
The anthropologist and brand consultant explains why we need fewer blanket accusations of racism and more mutual respect and compassion.
In a Thursday afternoon announcement, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D–Calif.) said Trump committed "an act of sedition" by inciting a riot on Wednesday afternoon.
Pelosi and Schumer Agree to Bipartisan $900 Billion Coronavirus Relief Bill as McConnell Pushes for $500 Billion
The top Democrats originally supported a $2.2 trillion measure.
The president might just be the world's worst negotiator.
There's a fox, a goose, and a bag of grain. And a hippopotamus in the middle of the river.
The president's erraticism and Senate Republican opposition might save taxpayers from having to shell out for another 10-digit relief package.
House Democrats are working to extend another round of emergency aid to airlines in a stand-alone bill after the passage of a larger coronavirus relief package stalled in the Senate.
Democrats are proposing $3 trillion.
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The president is always in her prayers.
Pelosi's $3 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill Includes $175 Billion in Homeowner, Renter Assistance, and Blanket Ban on Evictions
Democrats' HEROES Act is mostly about messaging. And it sends all the wrong messages on housing.
The Next Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Is Here. It's a $3 Trillion Spending Plan That Bails Out States and the Post Office.
The new bill includes another round of stimulus checks for all Americans, funds additional coronavirus testing, and spends billions to bail out states and government agencies straining under pension debt.
Senate Approves Fourth Round of Coronavirus Spending: $484 Billion for Small Businesses, Testing, Hospitals
The deal primarily sets aside $320 billion for the Paycheck Protection Program for small businesses.
The $349 billion loan program is meant to help small companies hit hard by social distancing.
President Donald Trump, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi all agree that a fourth spending bill will happen in April but are haggling over the cost.
House Coronavirus Committee Will Investigate 'Price Gouging,' Not Government's Failed Pandemic Response
"We're not going to be looking back," said House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn.
The Kentucky congressman who insisted Congress record its vote on history's biggest spending bill is unapologetic and outspoken about limited government.
The Kentucky Republican took on Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi to fight against the $2 trillion coronavirus spending package. He's just getting started.
Most Politicians Are Disingenuous Opportunists. The Coronavirus Outbreak Only Makes That More Obvious.
Politicians are merely using COVID-19 to push for policies they already wanted.
Lawmakers, White House Finalize $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus: 'The Largest Main Street Financial Package' in U.S. History
The package doubled in cost over the course of the negotiations.
It requires companies to allow its workers to take paid sick leave, unless the business employs more than 500 people. What?
The House bill seems to be more focused on leveraging political points than fighting coronavirus. Republicans can relate.
Actually, it's a bailout.
"These people are vicious," Trump said.
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The PRO Act would implement a veritable grab bag of policies that labor unions have been pushing Congress to pass for years. The House will vote on it this week.
President Donald Trump's trial will likely begin next week.
Whether politicians care about congressional oversight seems to hinge on who is in power.
'This Should Never Happen to Another President Again,' Tweets Trump as House Preps for Impeachment Vote
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Will Republicans back a North American trade deal that prioritizes the interests of Democrats, labor unions, and protectionists?
Donald Trump, Democrats, and Republicans agree on trillion-dollar deficits for as far as the eye can see.
Trump, big labor, and America's reputation as a trading partner emerge as winners, but free trade takes the loss in the USMCA.
Gutting the trade deal would make it easier to strip our speech protections here at home.
Nancy Pelosi Calls for Articles of Impeachment, Citing Need To Curb Trump's Overreach, Abuse of Power
It's great to see Congress assert its role in checking the power of the executive branch. But is this too little, too late?
Whether you think of his pressure on Ukraine as bribery, extortion, or simply an abuse of power, the link between military aid and politically beneficial investigations is crucial.