Good news. The Senate has a deal and it may be voted in the House first to prevent Cruz or Lee from delaying a Senate vote.
WASHINGTON — Senate Democratic and Republican leaders on Wednesday ...
As my colleague Laura Clawson [notedhttp://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/10/10/1245970/-Poor-babies-are-no-World-War-II-Memorial-when-it-comes-to-Republican-shutdown-outrage] last week, the ...
preparing for the procedures that will make up her autologous stem cell transplant.
The hospital asked us to check in between 9 and 10 this morning, and she has been in her room since just around 10.
It's a done deal. After a couple of week's frustration (about which I wrote a diary) I finally enrolled in my new healthcare plan online through the new national exchange. I am blessed that I can ...
This is all I have, but it looks like just another ransom note:
WASHINGTON (AP) — AP Sources: House GOP offers debt limit hike, end to shutdown in package with spending cuts .
Now, the AP is ...
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 8, 2013
Readout of the President’s Call to House Speaker John Boehner
Late this morning, the President telephoned ...
The new Republican Plan is to vote for a super-committee to determine the ransom to be paid to raise the debt ceiling.
The next move for House Republicans in the government shutdown/debt ceiling ...
Many people are underestimating the fundamental danger to our country the Republican extortion represents. Michael Cohen from the guardian nails it in his article, Dear President Obama: Don't cave ...
This is not the summer of 2011 with the debt ceiling fight and Mr. Boehner is going to learn a very hard lesson. None of his bullshit extortion tricks are going to work. President Obama won and he ...
So many post-mortems , so little time .
There was no shortage of theories — sometimes contradictory — from inside and outside party in the first hours after the 2012 elections.