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Budget chair pushing for floor vote on House budget

“Sometimes when you get this close, perhaps you just need to put it on the floor,” Black said in a Politico interview. The budget chairman, who is running for Tennessee governor and is expected to The budget chairman, who is running for Tennessee governor and is expected to ...

Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Get It

That characterization, she insists, is “oversimplified beyond recognition.” She adds, “Unfortunately, the only way to pass the law was to also include measures that congressional Republicans demanded.” She makes similar excuses for her husband’s welfare reform bill, whi...

Ted Cruz Has A Porn Scandal

We had hoped last spring would be the very last time we were ever forced to imagine U.S. Senator Ted Cruz in connection with anything sexual … Seriously, the March 2016 Ted Cruz sex scandal was a disturbing on so many levels. It scars us still … Unbelievably, the fates hav...

Hillary’s Infinite Jest

In What Happened, Hillary Clinton’s new 512-page recollection of what was perhaps the most painful and awkward election in American history, the former secretary of state recounts an infamous debate moment she shared with Donald Trump: We were on a small stage, and no mat...

Black presses Ryan for vote on budget resisted by conservatives

Rep. Diane Black who has led a one-woman whip operation on the budget this summer. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Black presses Ryan for ...

Hillary Clinton admits mistakes, casts blame in new book

Hillary Clinton is opening up about the 2016 election as the former presidential candidate's new book, "What Happened," hits shelves.Dozens lined up around the block in Union Square, where the ex...

Ted Cruz explains why his Twitter account liked a pornographic tweet

Ted Cruz explains why his Twitter account liked a pornographic tweet ...

Hillary Clinton Is 'Done,' But Not Going Away

Hillary Clinton Is 'Done,' But Not Going Away Hillary Clinton's final campaign for office ended in a shocking defeat. But she isn't going quietly into the night. "I think the country's at risk,...

Republicans jockey for looming Budget chairman vacancy

Rep. Steve Womack (R-Ark.), who is eyeing the possibility of chairing the House Budget Committee, tests out a gavel during a sound check before the opening session of the Republican National Conv...

Here are all the things Hillary Clinton has blamed for her loss to Donald Trump

Here are all the things Hillary Clinton has blamed for her loss to Donald Trump Hillary Clinton's post-election memoir details all the re...

The top takeaways from Steve Bannon's "60 Minutes" interview with Charlie Rose

Steve Bannon, the former chief strategist for the White House and chairman of President Trump's campaign, sat down with Charlie Rose of CBS News's "60 Minutes" for his first ever television inter...

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