Monday, August 20, 2018
Home Tags Capitol Hillbillies

Tag: Capitol Hillbillies

Rep. Chris Collins arrested on insider trading charges

Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York was arrested Wednesday on charges he fed inside information he gleaned from sitting on the board...

Can Dems fashion a working health care message?

Cheered on by a handful of activists, liberal House Democrats announced outside the Capitol that they were forming a caucus to push for “Medicare...

More battles over immigrant family separations

Congress’ fight over President Donald Trump’s now abandoned policy of separating migrant families stirred anew Wednesday, drawing fresh attention to an issue that has...

Trump to GOP: Don’t waste time on immigration

Just when House Republicans needed Donald Trump’s backing the most — on their big immigration overhaul — he dashed off a presidential tweet saying...

Trump to House: ‘Take care of the kids’

President Donald Trump told House Republicans he is “1,000 percent” behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for...

House GOP leaders consider immigration options

House Republican leaders are trying to craft legislation on immigration issues that have stalled in Congress for years, the outcome of a truce between...

Trump threatens another government shutdown

President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in...

Trump’s double standard on immigration reform

President Donald Trump has long made immigration a top priority. He has spent recent weeks publicly hammering Congress to crack down on “legal loopholes”...

Lawmakers briefed on FBI actions in 2016 election

Republican and Democratic lawmakers have gotten classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a...

GOP right wing plows under farm bill

House Republican leaders suffered an embarrassing setback Friday when conservatives scuttled an ambitious farm bill, part of a high-stakes power play as they once...