6:38 am, April 27, 2015

Government News

Congressman admits relationship with airline lobbyist

House transportation panel chairman acknowledges relationship with airline industry lobbyist

Friday - 04/17/2015, 05:28am EDT

Bush: Senate should confirm attorney general nominee Lynch

Jeb Bush says Senate should confirm attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch

Friday - 04/17/2015, 04:10am EDT

Obama signs overhaul of how Medicare pays doctors

Obama signs into law bipartisan bill overhauling 18-year-old law on how Medicare pays doctors

Friday - 04/17/2015, 03:12am EDT

Top US lawmakers strike deal to fast-track trade deals

Top Republicans, Democrats agree to fast-track trade deals, give Congress up or down vote

Friday - 04/17/2015, 01:02am EDT

Newspaper's role in Capitol stunt examined

Should newspaper have done more to alert authorities about Capitol stunt?

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 10:22pm EDT

Kentucky judge rejects state's gay marriage ban

Kentucky judge rejects gay marriage ban but stays ruling while Supreme Court considers issue

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 09:20pm EDT

Obama nominates ambassador for Central African Republic

Obama taps career foreign service officer to be US ambassador to Central African Republic

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 09:20pm EDT

IRS says prominent Texas businessman, late brother owe $3B

IRS says Texas businessman and late brother owe more than $3 billion in back taxes, penalties

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 07:20pm EDT

Owner of mining claim urges armed supporters to stand down

Owner of Oregon mining claim asks armed supporters to back down in dispute with federal agency

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 07:18pm EDT

GOP investigators asked Clinton about private email in 2012

Republican investigators asked Clinton about use of private email at State Department in 2012

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 07:16pm EDT

Senate panel passes update to No Child Left Behind law

Senate panel unanimously passes update to No Child Left Behind education law

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 06:50pm EDT

US Senate veterans panel to review pricey Denver hospital

US Senate veterans committee plans hearing in Aurora to scrutinize over-budget VA hospital

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 06:50pm EDT

Obama recognizes people looking out for working families

Obama recognizes a dozen ordinary people for 'extraordinary' work benefiting working families

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 06:46pm EDT

White House calls Grassley comments on Lynch 'duplicitous'

White House calls Grassley comments on Lynch confirmation delay 'duplicitous'

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 06:20pm EDT

Deployment of US missile defense considered for South Korea

US commander: Potential missile defense deployment in South Korea would focus on peninsula

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 05:52pm EDT

Senate seeks deal on stalled human trafficking bill

Senate seeks deal for human trafficking bill long stalled by abortion dispute

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 05:50pm EDT

House passes bill to repeal estate tax

House passes bill to repeal state tax, would affect fewer than 1 percent of estates

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 05:50pm EDT

REITs and rising rates: Pushing against conventional wisdom

REIT managers say conventional wisdom is wrong about rising rates but know it's ingrained

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 05:35pm EDT

Clinton charity to allow 6 countries to donate, not others

Criticism over Clinton charity's foreign money leads to limits rather than an outright ban

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 05:10pm EDT

White House: No vote of confidence for embattled drug chief

Spokesman: Obama 'concerned' about sex party claims; no confidence for drug enforcement chief

Thursday - 04/16/2015, 04:49pm EDT
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