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Government Funding Bill

Zach Carter

Democrats Revolt Against 'Wall Street Giveaway' In Deal To Prevent Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 12.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats on Wednesday raged against a government funding bill that would provide taxpayer subsidies to risky Wall Street derivatives tr...

Financial Collapse: The Sequel?

Mike Lux | Posted 02.09.2015 | Politics
Mike Lux

There are some pro-Wall Street Democrats who are actually for this idea, but a lot of them are saying that this is a big, complicated package with lots of good and bad in it, and it is too hard to renegotiate this provision and walk away from the deal. But Credit Default Swaps will, sooner or later and probably sooner, destroy our economy

Michael McAuliff

Dems See Big Wins In Disinfected Government Spending Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

UPDATE - House Republicans are threatening to reject the payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance extension deal approved by the Senate, according t...

A New Hostage Taken In Payroll Tax Fight

Posted 02.12.2012 | Politics

A massive year-end spending deal hung in the balance late Monday as a frustrated Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid sought to use the package to win mo...

House Poised To Pass Government Funding Bill, Avert Shutdown

Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- The House has passed a short-term spending bill that keeps the government running for six weeks an...