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Post-shutdown threat, will Congress take up 'sacred cows'?

Erik Wasson, a staff writer with The Hill newspaper, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss 2012 agency budgets and the deficit-reducing supercommittee.

Tags: Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Amy Morris , Congress , budget , House , Senate , Erik Wasson ,

Wednesday - 09/28/2011, 07:41am EDT
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Reid not sure Congress can avert shutdown

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said it's possible there will be a government shutdown at the end of this month.

Tags: Harry Reid , Mitch McConnell , Jim Moran , Gerry Connolly , Congress , House , Senate , budget , shutdown ,

Tuesday - 09/20/2011, 05:43pm EDT

Analysis: 'Somebody's going to have to blink' in budget debates

Russell Berman, a staff writer with The Hill newspaper, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss the latest from the halls of Congress.

Tags: Federal Drive , Russell Berman , Congress , House , Senate , budget , continuing resolution , shutdown

Wednesday - 09/21/2011, 09:11am EDT
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Pat downs: needed security or junk touching?

John Pistole, the head of the Transportation Security Administration, is hit with questions about new pat-down techniques that air passengers have complained are invasive. The Hill's Bob Cusack tells us about yesterday's hearing.

Tags: Federal Drive , Bob Cusack , TSA , DHS , John Pistole , pat downs , security

Wednesday - 11/17/2010, 10:08am EST
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Drilling fallout trickles up to OMB

The administration has lifted the moratorium on deepwater drilling, but Louisiana Senator Mary Landrieu will not lift her hold on Jack Lew's nomination to lead OMB. For details, we turn to The Hill's Ben Geeman

Tags: Federal Drive , OMB , DOI , Mary Landrieu , Ben Geeman ,

Wednesday - 10/13/2010, 10:31am EDT
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SEC FOIA loophole tightens

Legislation has been introduced in the Senate that would strike a section of the recently enacted financial regulation law that exempted the Securities and Exchange Commission from the Freedom of Information Act. On the Money blogger Silla Brush explains.

Tags: Federal Drive , SEC , FOIA , On the Money , Silla Brush

Wednesday - 09/01/2010, 09:31am EDT
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Wrangling continues over debt ceiling, budget

Get the latest update on the contentious debt ceiling debate between lawmakers and the White House from The Hill staff writer Alexander Bolton.

Tags: Federal Drive , budget , debt ceiling , Congress , Alexander Bolton ,

Wednesday - 07/13/2011, 10:31am EDT
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Senate Democrat budget proposal slashes defense spending

A budget proposal from Senate Democrats cuts security spending by nearly $900 billion over 10 years, and reduces funding to domestic programs by $350 billion. The proposal by Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad (D-N.D.)also contains $10 trillion in deficit reduction savings.

Tags: budget , deficit , deficit reduction , pentagon , Congress , House , Senate , sen. kent conrad ,

Monday - 07/11/2011, 08:01am EDT

Debt ceiling debate likely to continue for weeks

Ian Swanson, a staff writer for The Hill, spoke to Federal News Radio about the intensifying debate between Capitol Hill and the president.

Tags: debt ceiling , Ian Swanson , Congressional Spotlight , Congress

Wednesday - 07/06/2011, 11:50am EDT
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Congress clears short-term FAA funding bill

Imagine going for more than three years without a permanent authorization bill. The FAA has been doing it.

Tags: Congress , FAA , Federal Drive

Wednesday - 06/29/2011, 01:05pm EDT
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