(Matt Rourke / AP)
Congressional commission: State, federal governments must change school financing, train better teachers.
(Melina Mara / THE WASHINGTON POST)
From the Capitol to eBay, people hustle to land tickets for President Obama’s inaugural ceremony.
(Robert Galbraith / Reuters)
Tech groups cheer Senate vote; T-Mobile add more spectrum; new bill would shield USPTO from cuts
Retailers are split on the measure, which would add state taxes to consumers’ totals.
While the Stop Online Piracy Act has a lot of bipartisan support, it’s also garnered quite a bit of lawmaker opposition.
(Carlos Osorio / AP)
On Capitol Hill, they are the apocalypse caucus. Twenty lawmakers, from both parties, who calculate that the best way to fix government is to act as if you wouldn’t mind if it burned down.