Don’t let House Speaker John Boehner’s $2.2 trillion fiscal cliff offer fool you — congressional Republicans and the White House remain far apart as the nation careens toward the fiscal cliff. President Barack Obama’s baseline demand in ...
“‘We can make some good deals.'” But for conservatives, Trump’s pact with Democrats and others like it are nightmarish. They offer support for early GOP worries that a politically agnostic Trump’s only goal would be to claim credit for …
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WASHINGTON -- Almost as quickly as it came about, a plan from Senate Republican leaders to avert a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security has hit a snag. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) announced Tuesday …
Republican leaders wanted it raised sufficient for 18 months of funding, in order to avert budget wrangling before the end of the year. Trump, knowing Huricane Harvey relief had been tied to the measure, took the Democrats' offer of a shorter …
They didn't call it a "last, best offer," but House and Senate Republicans gave Gov. Tom Wolf the functional equivalent when they emerged from a brief negotiating session on Wednesday morning. The concessions the Republicans
Trump, a longtime Democrat who lived most of his life in deep blue New York City, has never closely adhered to Republican orthodoxy and has routinely shown a willingness to shift positions to seal deals. But his embrace of …
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Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years of vows to kill the program. It was …