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Jennifer Bendery

White House Tours To Resume In November

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON – White House tours will resume in early November, a White House official confirmed Friday to The Huffington Post. The tours, which we...

Sam Stein

Air Traffic Controller Furloughed Just One Week After Winning Safety Award

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On March 6, Louella Hollingsworth was presented with the League Medal of Safety Award by the National Air Traffic Controllers Associatio...

Jason Linkins

Looking Forward In Angst: White House Tours Remain The Only Sequestration Casualty Anyone Cares About

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

Life isn’t easy. It’s filled with many inconveniences. The train doesn’t run on time. You shelled out a few hundred bucks to see a Broadway show...

Sam Stein

This Is Obsessing GOP Lawmakers While Sequestration Hits Back Home?!?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congressional Republicans have upped their campaign to pressure the White House to reopen its doors to tour-goers after shutting them in...

Sam Stein

Local News Covers Sequestration's Impacts While Washington Focuses On Canceled White House Tours

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The debate over sequestration this past week has come down to two questions: Was the administration exaggerating the impact of the spend...

PHOTOS: Easter Egg Roll Safe...For Now

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.07.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The White House says it is going forward with plans for its 135-year tradition of the Easter egg roll, while dashing the hopes of some I...

Obama, Leaders Meet At White House Over Sequester

Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

Obama met with congressional leaders Friday to discuss looming automatic budget cuts. Republican House Speaker John Boehner was among the leaders w...

The Sequester's Winners

Posted 02.25.2013 | Business

Of course, there are many people who will lose if lawmakers do nothing to avert the $85 billion in across-the-board spending cuts set to take effect o...

Cuts Loom With Little Hope In Sight

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 04.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday said looming automatic spending cuts are already affecting the economy, while a top administration...

Time For Scare Tactics!

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 02.25.2013 | Business

Science has determined that people need to know 7.5 things per day, on average, about the world of business. You can't argue with science. Lucky for ...

Sam Stein

White House Won't Draw Definitive Lines On Tax Revenues In Sequestration Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- The debate over replacing the impending $1 trillion in automatic spending cuts has boiled down to a fight over tax revenues. Democr...

Sam Stein

Senate Democrats Settle On Sequester Replacement Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democrats have settled on a final plan to replace 10 months' worth of sequestration cuts, aides said on Thursday. The plan, ca...

Sam Stein

Senate Democrats To Offer Alternative To Sequester

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democrats will produce a bill next week to stave off the sequester-related spending cuts until the end of December, multiple Sena...

Sabrina Siddiqui

White House Warns Of Sequester's Effects, Ups Pressure On Republicans

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With massive cuts to defense and domestic spending set to take effect in three weeks, the White House is escalating pressure on Congress...