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Sam Stein

Boehner's Debt Ceiling Dilemma

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In its ongoing search for a resolution to raise the nation's debt limit by the end of February, House Republican leadership has yet to c...

Sabrina Siddiqui

John Boehner's Brand-New, Post-Shutdown Conservative Fan Club

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced Wednesday he will support a Senate deal to reopen the government and raise the debt ...

Obama 'Would Likely Sign' Short-Term Debt Limit Hike Proposed By House GOP

AP | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

BY ANDREW TAYLOR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing a fresh deadline, House Speaker John Boehner says Republicans would vote to exten...

Boehner To Ask House GOP For Short-Term Debt Ceiling Increase

Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) will ask House Republicans for a short-term debt ceiling increase, the AP reports. Reports first surfaced Wedne...

GOP Rep. Evokes 'Braveheart' For Obstruction -- Again

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-Ga.) said Tuesday he thinks Republicans should have a "Braveheart" moment over the looming government spending limit -- two years...

Reid Rejects GOP Plan

Reuters | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat, on Thursday rejected plans by Republicans in the House of Repres...

House Republicans Reportedly Pushed For Abortion Provision In Debt Bill

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

Some House Republicans argued, without success, to include a ban on late-term abortions in a bill to authorize a one-year increase of the debt ceiling...

Zach Carter

Here Is The House GOP Debt Ceiling Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans plan to demand major perks for coal companies and Wall Street banks, alongside healthcare and social service cuts and ...

Obama Warning Against Shutdown

Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

By JIM KUHNHENN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama, facing a budget showdown with Congress, is pushing his economic agenda...

Boehner Makes Debt-Ceiling Threat

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.21.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Thursday that he would negotiate a debt-ceiling increase with spending cuts, potentially setting up another f...

House GOP Ready To Shut It Down

Politico | Posted 03.16.2013 | Politics

House Republicans are seriously entertaining dramatic steps, including default or shutting down the government, to force President Barack Obama to fin...