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GOP Senator 'Satisfied' Despite Big Hearing

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

Just before House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) began a potentially explosive hearing Wednesday on t...

Zach Carter

House And Senate Republicans Diverge On Tax Deal With Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 03.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sharp differences emerged on Sunday between House and Senate Republicans over the prospect for a budget deal with President Barack Obama...

Ryan Grim

Top Republican's Bank Tax Bill Would Punish Grand Bargain-Backing CEOs

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) is considering legislation that would significantly increase taxes for the n...

Zach Carter

Obama's Opening Gambit On The Fiscal Cliff -- Time To Freak Out?

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 11.30.2012 | Politics

No. But there are several interesting elements, particularly among the combined $1.6 trillion in new tax revenue. Obama has spent most of the past ...

Corker's Phony Bipartisanship Won't Fix Wall Street

Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Zach Carter

The financial crisis hit in the summer of 2007. By the fall of 2008, Wall Street had nearly destroyed itself. Obama put forth a reform proposal in June of 2009. It is now the spring of 2010. The time for action is long overdue.

Arianna On 'Situation Room': Don't Bother To Pass Weak Financial Reform (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

Arianna appeared on "The Situation Room" Wednesday evening along with CNN Senior Political Analyst David Gergen to discuss financial reform. She said...

White House Sends Volcker Rule To Congress

AP | Jim Kuhnhenn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration waded into negotiations over Wall Street regulations Wednesday, calling for limits on the size of financia...

Friday Talking Points [111] -- Use It Or Lose It

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

President Obama this week has successfully put the Republican Party on the defensive. This could be a fleeting thing, or it could be the start of a whole new way for Obama's administration to operate.

Julia Corker Carjacked: Bob Corker's Daughter Crime Victim In D.C.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The oldest daughter of Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) was carjacked near the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. Wednesday night. Julia Corker had a sore n...

Is the GOP Risking the Economy to Win the PR War Against Unions?

Art Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Art Levine

With three million jobs at stake, potentially costing taxpayers $150 billion, unions remain the primary targets of the GOP blame game for the troubled auto industry and the failed bailout deal.

TN GOP Jumps Into Controversy

R.T. Eby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
R.T. Eby

Tennessee Republicans did not waste any time chiming in on the state Democratic Party gaffe reported today, where a member of the Party's Executive Committee commented that Barack Obama "may be terrorist connected."