GOP leaders promise fast action on Harvey aid, may tie debt ceiling to must-pass bill

GOP leaders promise fast action on Harvey aid, may tie debt ceiling to must-pass bill

Top Senate Republicans made clear Tuesday they intend to move rapidly to pass Hurricane Harvey disaster relief, a debt ceiling increase and a measure to keep the government funded through the end of the year while they negotiate a longer-term bill. “We have three critically things important before us right now that we need to

White House Demands Revenues in Next Steps of Deficit Battle

White House Demands Revenues in Next Steps of Deficit Battle

bjbjLULU JUDY WOODRUFF: Congress headed today toward votes on a long-sought agreement to prevent a national default. It called for reducing deficits and raising the national debt ceiling by more than $2 trillion over 10 years. The final acts in the long-running debt and deficit drama played out this afternoon, first in the House. REP.

How Obama and GOP live in parallel political universe

How Obama and GOP live in parallel political universe

CORRESPONDENT JOHN KING.>>WOLF, ONE OF THE BIGGEST LESSONS OF THE DEBATE IS HE LIVE IN A A PARALLEL POLITICAL UNIVERSITY. LESS THAN A YEAR AGO HE WON A HUGE VICTORY. AS THE PRESIDENT WAS WINNING, MITT ROMNEY VOWED TO DEFEND THE LAW. — DEFEAT THE LAW. ACROSS THE COUNTRY, LOOKAL OUGHT THOUSAND RED IN THOSE

Time For a Debt Jubilee!

Time For a Debt Jubilee!

this’ll jubilee concept icon i’m starting to actually be very serious about this i’ve talked about the jubilee will offer a long long time back in nineteen ninety-one ever was four nineteen ninety two ninety four ninety six in that region when i was writing the last hours nation sunlight and he was finally published

Shutdown Almost Over: Boehner Allowing Vote on Senate Deal

Shutdown Almost Over: Boehner Allowing Vote on Senate Deal

the shutdown appears to be winding down the shutdown almost over according to Business Insider john bainer the speaker of the house which is controlled of course by republicans is reportedly going to let the senate debt dealing deal come up for a vote this is something which we were just waiting around for a

Lawmakers worry about increases in the budget package

Lawmakers worry about increases in the budget package

WE HAVE FOX TEAM COVERAGE. FOX BUSINESS NETWORK IS IN NEW YORK TO TELL US WHAT HAPPENED ON THE MARKETS. WE BEGIN WITH CHIEF CONGRESSIONAL CORRESPONDENT MIKE EMANUEL ON CAPITOL HILL WITH THE LATEST ON THE EFFORTS TO PASS THE BUDGET DEAL TO KEEP THE GOVERNMENT OPEN.>>GOOD EVENING. THE SENATE IS IN A BIT OF

President Obama: No More “Manufactured Crises”

President Obama: No More “Manufactured Crises”

um… one of the things that that is we mention that the president reagan i sent you try to explain what this thing is called the sequester and that is coming up the beginning of march if congress ministration cannot agree on an overall budget deal then there will be these automatic cuts to defense

Student Loans and Debt

Student Loans and Debt

representative virginia five stay republican from north carolina ideals every now and then these people just come out and say what they think and then you go or really here she is i went pretty cool i worked my way through picnic seven years i never bargained on the money willow creek totally on our

Democrats Plot Debt Ceiling Fight And Government Shut Down To Thwart Trump Tax Cuts

Democrats Plot Debt Ceiling Fight And Government Shut Down To Thwart Trump Tax Cuts

Democrats Plot Debt Ceiling Fight And Government Shut Down To Thwart Trump Tax Cuts by Tyler Durden After 8 years of bashing Republicans for using debt ceiling votes as leverage to try to force spending cuts, Democrats now seem intent upon doing pretty much the same thing, well, at least the ‘using the debt ceiling

Senate Passes Budget Deal Lifting the Debt Ceiling for Two Years   RealClearPolitics

Senate Passes Budget Deal Lifting the Debt Ceiling for Two Years RealClearPolitics

Senate Passes Budget Deal Lifting the Debt Ceiling for Two Years RealClearPolitics WASHINGTON AP A hard won budget and debt deal easily cleared the Senate on Thursday, powered by President Donald Trump”s endorsement and a bipartisan drive to cement recent spending increases for the Pentagon and domestic agencies. The legislation passed by a 67 28