4:36 pm, September 21, 2014

Government News

Ex-VA doctor: Phoenix report a 'whitewash'

Whistleblower says IG report on patient deaths at Phoenix veterans hospital a 'whitewash'

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 05:38pm EDT

Financial markets awaiting any Fed signal on rates

Financial markets watching for 2 words as clues to Fed's intentions on rates

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 05:24pm EDT

Dempsey: Half of Iraqi army not OK as US partners

Top US general says half of Iraq's army unsuitable to partner with US against Islamic State

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 05:02pm EDT

In Iowa, Biden preaches populist theme on taxes

Biden preaches populist theme on taxes during visit to early-voting Iowa, important 2016 state

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:49pm EDT

Benghazi probe looks set to go deep in 2016 race

Leader of Benghazi panel points to probe working deep into 2016 race _ and likely Clinton run

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:28pm EDT

Comparing US Fed's views on interest rates, jobs

A look at how the Fed's views on interest rates, bond purchases and jobs

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Text of the Federal Reserve's statement Wednesday

The full text of the Federal Reserve's statement after its meeting Wednesday

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Only 4 states will see cuts to food stamps

INSIDE WASHINGTON: Only 4 states will see food stamp cuts after states thwart reductions

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 02:56pm EDT

Temporary spending bill highlights

Temporary spending bill would prevent shutdown of government, Export-Import Bank.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 02:49pm EDT

No welfare for weed under House bill

House bill aims to prevent welfare recipients from spending gov't payments on marijuana

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Congress approves inflation increase for veterans

Congress approves inflation increase for veterans receiving disability, other benefits

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Meijer to pay $2M for selling recalled products

CPSC: Midwest retailer Meijer to pay $2M for selling, distributing recalled products

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:50pm EDT

NC-based Marine from Va. killed in Afghanistan

Camp Lejeune-based Marine from Va. killed in Afghanistan

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:28pm EDT

Pa. lawmaker's staffer pleads guilty in gun case

Pa. Congressman's staffer pleads guilty to weapons charges, says bringing gun was accident

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:20pm EDT

US stocks rise at midday ahead of Fed statement

Stocks rise at midday ahead of Fed announcement on the economy and interest rates

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Rowland declines to take stand in conspiracy trial

Former Connecticut governor won't take stand at conspiracy trial; closings set for Thursday

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:08pm EDT

Senator ties NFL tax status to Redskins name

Senator to introduce legislation to eliminate NFL's tax-exempt status because of Redskins name

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 10:22am EDT

House passes bill to oversee VA hospital building

House bill would require outside oversight of VA to cut delays, costs in building hospitals

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:20am EDT

Alibaba risk: China's rise leaves out investors

A risky bet on Alibaba? China's economic growth has left most stock investors behind

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:18am EDT

Congress: Safety agency mishandled GM recall

Congress says safety agency should have found faulty GM ignition switches in 2007

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 03:24am EDT

Obama to visit Atlanta health center to talk Ebola

Obama heading to Centers for Disease Control next week to discuss Ebola outbreak in Africa

Monday - 09/15/2014, 03:00am EDT
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