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With tax bill, GOP turns its back on tea party

The tea party class of 2010 vowed to usher in a new era for the Republican Party, one where conservatives clamoring for fiscal discipline...

With Trump, a different GOP embraces debt

Republicans spooked world markets in their ardor to cut spending when Democrat Barack Obama occupied the White House. Now, with a GOP president pressing...

Kochs to spend millions on ‘reform’

The Koch Brothers' political network is preparing to spend millions of dollars to ensure their vision for tax reform isn't lost in the increasing...

Congress goes on spending spree

Lawmakers are spending plenty of money and are greasing the way for retired Gen. James Mattis to be President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of defense...

Trump pays a lot for less in campaign

Donald Trump's campaign expenses more than doubled last month, even as the Republican presidential nominee held his payroll to about 70 employees, aired zero...

Congress pushes Christmas compromises

Congressional leaders are girded to push a Christmas compromise on tax cuts and spending through the House and Senate by week's end after Republicans...

Congress wrapping up tax deals

White House and congressional negotiators are trading final offers over U.S. oil exports and concessions for home-state interests as they move toward wrapping up...

Congress wraps up year with spending, taxing

The White House and top lawmakers want to wrap up a year's worth of budget work and let Congress adjourn this coming week until...

Red ink? What red ink? Let’s spend more

The deficit is dead. Long live the deficit. As the nation's ledger adjusts to decreasing levels of deficit spending, the voices in Washington calling for...

Obama wants no limits on domestic, defense spending

President Barack Obama will seek to bust through spending limits for both domestic and defense programs, the White House said Thursday, negating the effects...