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reconciliation

Republicans Consider Using Reconciliation If They Take The Senate

By Paul M. Krawzak, CQ Roll Call WASHINGTON — Republicans are beginning to focus on what they could accomplish through budget reconciliation next year if the GOP takes control of the Senate. They could use the filibuster-proof reconciliation process to pass budget-related measures — including an overhaul of entitlement programs, changes to the tax code, […]

September 10, 2014

China And Taiwan Hold Historic Talks

Nanjing (China) (AFP) – China and Taiwan on Tuesday held their first government-to-government talks since they split 65 years ago after a brutal civil war — a symbolic yet historic move between the former bitter rivals. Taipei’s Wang Yu-chi, who oversees the island’s China policy, met his Beijing counterpart Zhang Zhijun in Nanjing on the […]

February 11, 2014