2chambers: House Republicans


Posted at 06:35 PM ET, 12/19/2012

As 'Plan B' vote nears, John Boehner seen whipping votes on House floor

2CHAMBERS | The House speaker was seen glad-handing colleagues on the House floor.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  06:35 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fiscal cliff, House Republicans, John Boehner

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 12/05/2012

House Democrats tout diversity in the ranks

Unlike the GOP, Democrats note that members who are White, Black, old, young, urban and rural earned top spots on House committees.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  02:35 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Candice Miller, Henry Waxman, House, House Administration Committee, House Democrats, House Republicans, John Boehner, Louise Slaughter, Maxine Waters, Nancy Pelosi, Nita Lowey, Sander Levin

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 11/14/2012

House Republicans reelect John Boehner, elevate Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Party settles a contest for its fourth-ranking leader.

By Rosalind S. Helderman  |  04:29 PM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cathy McMorris Rodgers, GOP, House, House Republicans, John Boehner, Paul Ryan, Tom Price

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 11/08/2012

John Boehner: Raising tax rates is unacceptable

House Speaker stands firm on GOP's opposition to raising tax rates on upper-income Americans, despite widespread support for doing so.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  05:22 PM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fiscal cliff, House, House Republicans, John Boehner, tax reform, taxes

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 11/07/2012

How did #5in5 candidates fare?

How did the House candidates in the 15 races we profiled this year match up on Tuesday night? Who's going back to Washington and who's going home?

By Ed O'Keefe  |  01:10 PM ET, 11/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  #5in5, 2012 House races, Alan Grayson, allen west, Bill Foster, House Democrats, House Republicans, Judy Biggert, Steve King

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 11/06/2012

Sen. Mark Kirk, recovering from stroke, records campaign robo-calls and videos

The Land of Lincoln's junior senator emerges from his ongoing recovery from a stroke to help a fellow GOP congressional candidate.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  08:54 AM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House Republicans, Illinois, Jason Plummer, Mark Kirk, Senate

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 11/05/2012

On final campaign weekend, John Boehner is home

Boehner feels so confident about GOP holding the House that he's spending the final campaign weekend driving across Ohio.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  05:00 AM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 House races, House, House Democrats, House Republicans, John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi, Ohio

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 11/01/2012

Allen West and Alan Grayson: Florida’s bipartisan contribution to partisanship.

The highly partisan Florida reps became iconic representations of their party’s fortunes in 2010 -- and may again this year.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  03:51 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 House races, Alan Grayson, allen west, florida, florida politics, House, House Democrats, House Republicans

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 10/30/2012

Rep. Bob Turner’s Queens home destroyed by Hurricane Sandy

New York congressman says he's more concerned with the fate of constituents more affected by the storm.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  02:40 PM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House, House Republicans

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 10/27/2012

House elections spell a Republican story and victory

Many in Washington now agree: Democrats hold almost no chance of winning back the House.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  07:30 PM ET, 10/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012 House races, House, House Democrats, House Republicans, John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi