Paul Kane

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Democrats set aside labor concerns and join Republicans in support of the president’s agenda.

  • May 22, 2015

Chamber is likely to pass Trade Promotion Authority bill but opposition in House is deep

  • May 21, 2015

Several pro-trade Democrats demand that leadership clear a path to reauthorize Export-Import Bank.

  • May 20, 2015

Spending bill was slowed by debate over whether DREAM Act immigrants should be able to serve in the military.

  • May 15, 2015

The measure gives Congress 30 days to review a nuclear deal with Tehran.

  • May 14, 2015

A day after an unusual filibuster by Democrats, lawmakers say they will consider fast-track authority for Obama to negotiate deals with other countries.

  • May 13, 2015

The Democratic senator has never been close with the president, but the public is now seeing open animosity.

  • May 12, 2015

Democratic infighting has left “fast track” authority in limbo, with opponents believing they have the votes to block it.

  • May 11, 2015

The bill passed, 98-1, giving it a bipartisan boost as it heads to the House for likely approval next week.

  • May 7, 2015

The legislature is trying to overcome inertia, but the action is not making anyone giddy yet.

  • May 6, 2015
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