(Carolyn Kaster / Associated Press)
Rep. Scott Rigell offers a sensible alternative to the sequester.
As a result of the BCA, we are making ourselves less safe and allowing the debt to balloon.
(Kevin Lamarque / Reuters)
A high-level civic group is focusing on how to protect the region’s attractiveness for Generation Y.
Only two Senate Democrats on the conference committee -- Sens. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) -- signed off on the conference report.
Rachel Van Dongen
Obama compared those who care deeply about protecting unborn lives to his own equally strong feelings about reforming the nation’s gun laws.
Dems are against how Republicans elected to meet Obama’s military budget requests through discretionary funding, instead of tackling the sequestration caps.
The Kentucky Republican said he would like to move on to negotiations to resolve as many fiscal issues as possible before the end of this year.
Instead of reacting to external political forces, let’s jump up and take the lead.
(Matt McClain / The Washington Post)
Federal paralysis forces state and local governments to assume more responsibilities, including for taxes.
With shutdown looming, NIH chief Francis Collins and Chris Van Hollen recalled the damage federal health-care institutes suffered in 2013.