Why Experts See Little Hope For GOP Plan To Sue Obama Over Law’s Delay

Why Experts See Little Hope For GOP Plan To Sue Obama Over Law’s Delay

By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Throughout American history, Congress has often been at odds with the president. But so far, the legislative body has n ...

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John Boehner’s Lawsuit Is A Political Dud

John Boehner’s Lawsuit Is A Political Dud

On Thursday evening, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) finally revealed the details of his long-awaited plan to sue President Barack Obama, and they come as something of a surpris ...

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Benghazi Conspiracy Theory Collapses (Again)

Benghazi Conspiracy Theory Collapses (Again)

For years, conspiracy-minded Republicans have insisted that someone in the Obama administration -- usually, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton -- issued a "stand-down order" ...

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House Benghazi Committee Wants $3.3 Million For Latest Investigation

House Benghazi Committee Wants $3.3 Million For Latest Investigation

House Republicans still consumed by uncovering a Benghazi scandal now plan to spend up to $3.3 million to investigate the 2012 attack, according to a document obtained by USA Toda ...

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Republican Party Infighting Threatens Renewal Of Export-Import Bank

Republican Party Infighting Threatens Renewal Of Export-Import Bank

By Michael A. Memoli, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The House Republican leadership shakeup has revived a conservative-led push to terminate the nation's Export-Import B ...

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McCarthy On Track For House Majority Leader Post

McCarthy On Track For House Majority Leader Post

Washington (AFP) - Republican Kevin McCarthy was widely expected to ascend Thursday to U.S. House majority leader, a position vacated by Eric Cantor who triggered a GOP leadership ...

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Cantor To Resign As Majority Leader; GOP Leadership Scramble Begins

Cantor To Resign As Majority Leader; GOP Leadership Scramble Begins

By Lisa Mascaro and Richard Simon, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- A battle royale emerged Wednesday among House Republicans jockeying to move up the leadership ladder aft ...

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Excluded Issa Is Not Thrilled About Benghazi Select Committee

Excluded Issa Is Not Thrilled About Benghazi Select Committee

Leading Benghazi truther and U.S. Representative Darrell Issa (R-CA) spent a year using his chairmanship on the House Government Oversight and Reform Committee to investigate and ...

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House Republicans Vote To Reverse Billions In Deficit Savings

House Republicans Vote To Reverse Billions In Deficit Savings

On Wednesday, the House -- by a vote of 230-188 -- passed one of the six “tax extenders” bills recently approved by the Ways and Means Committee. The measure, which accounts speci ...

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The Great Benghazi Scandal Gets Sillier

The Great Benghazi Scandal Gets Sillier

You say potato and I say potahto, You say tomato and I say tomahto, Potato, potahto, tomato, tomahto: Let's call the whole thing off. --George and Ira Gershwin Here’s how unreal t ...

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