On Friday, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew stated that the debt ceiling will need to be raised no later than February 27th.
A Republican John Boehner ally tries to justify why the Speaker can't do his job by saying that even Jesus couldn't lead this House of Republicans.
On Tuesday morning, at a breakfast discussing the State of the Union address later in the evening, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) told reporters that President Obama is on dangerous ground on his use of executive orders.
On Tuesday, after the Senate passed a bill to extend unemployment insurance to the long-term unemployed, and President Obama held a press conference requesting the GOP-led House to also pass it, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) released the following statement.
On New Year's Day, the White House released a statement saying in no uncertain terms that the President will push for extended benefits to be reinstated for the 1.3 million people who were cutoff last week.
For Democrats to retake the House in 2013, they need to embrace key issues that they support and that are also supported by the American people.
The budget deal that was forged by Sen Patty Murray (D-WA) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) looks to be one step closer to final passage as the Senate voted 67-33 Tuesday morning to end debate on the measure.
As we barreled toward the New Year last week, it seemed that each morning brought with it some genuinely surprising political news.
"We are locked in an epic battle," the speaker told his rank and file, those who attended the meeting said, urging them to "hang tough."
People for the American Way wants to know why "House Republicans are taking their marching orders from a Texas Senator."
Since only a communist would oppose rampant crony capitalism and its corporatist/theocratic ideals, Democrats must be commies
Rush Limbaugh told Greta Van Susteren that the GOP hates the Tea Party and the Tea Party, feeling rejected, stayed home and didn't vote.
Referencing 1998, when the GOP lost five seats after trying to kill the Clinton presidency with never-ending investigations, a reporter asked Boehner if he was worried about backlash. He claimed it's all about the jobs.
The emails Republicans have been accusing the White House of not releasing were actually released two months ago, but House Speaker John Boehner skipped that briefing.
Things are so bad for Speaker Boehner that he's touting Democratic talking points in his desperation to deal with his unruly Republican House caucus.
With more than 780 troops still on state active duty in Massachusetts, the National Guard's warning about the sequester cuts should serve as an impetus for Republicans.
President Obama's senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer was on ABC's 'This Week' Sunday, taking aim at the Republicans' attempt to force their rejected budget onto the people.
Contrary to what Republicans are saying now, the sequester is a largely Republican idea. In fact, Jack Kingston (R-GA) proposed sequestration in December of 2010.
John Boehner is trying to lie his way out of trouble after being caught red-handed on the sequester, and if the subject were not so serious, one might pity his peculiar attempt at logic
Paul Ryan (R-WI) spent an entire clip impugning President Obama's motives and then wrapped it up by lecturing that we can't move forward by impugning people's motives.