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Sam Stein

Republicans Put Fiscal Cliff Offer On The Table

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans on Monday introduced a counter-offer to President Barack Obama's proposed solution to the so-called fiscal cliff, trum...

Sam Stein

Past GOP Congressional Players Warn Boehner To Fold On Payroll Tax

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House GOP leadership's decision to draw a line in the sand over a one-year extension of the payroll tax cut has been second-guessed ...

Sam Stein

Reid Won't Appoint Negotiators To Hammer Out Payroll Tax Cut Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republican leadership is poised to reject a Senate-passed two-month payroll tax extension on Tuesday afternoon, pushing negotiatio...

Sam Stein

House Republicans Pushed Two-Month Payroll Tax Holiday In January 2009

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans will likely reject a two-month extension of the payroll tax holiday Monday evening, citing a desire to avoid striking ...

Sam Stein

Reid Responds To Boehner's Ultimatum

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) warned House Republicans that he would not make another legislative move on the payroll tax c...

Jennifer Bendery

Boehner Says House GOP Will Reject Senate Payroll Tax Cut

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said he expects House Republicans to reject a Senate-passed payroll tax cut package later Monday and then ...

Jennifer Bendery

McConnell: I Will Not Support Any Payroll Tax Deal Without Keystone

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House and Senate Republican leaders on Friday threw a potentially major wrench into late-stage payroll tax cut debates by hinting, and t...

Lynne Peeples

Passage Of 'Poisoned' Payroll Tax Bill Angers Environmental And Public Health Advocates

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 12.14.2011 | Green

Standing in the very same room in which landmark laws like the Clean Air Act were written, environmental and public health advocates expressed their d...

Jennifer Bendery

GOP Unveils Bill Packed With 'Poison Pills'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republican leaders on Friday rolled out their plan for advancing the two most pressing issues before Congress -- extending the pay...