The president's proposal to end his shutdown includes billions for his wall in exchange for temporary protections for DACA and TPS recipients.
Instead of a robust Green New Deal committee, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi forms a toothless advisory body with no real power.
The Pelosi-Schumer establishment will try to make left-leaning Democrats quiescent and go along with corporate priorities.
Former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi believes minimizing the "role of money in politics" and increasing "the level of civility in debate" will go a long way toward getting more women to run for office. But what's money really got to do with it?
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid and Senate and House Republican leaders have announced their selections for the deficit-reduction "super committee." The 12-person council will attempt to cut about $1.5 trillion in federal spending over the next decade. (more)
There is something weird going on in the Republican Party when Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn is the voice of reason. There is something dangerous going on in the Republican Party when he is vilified for it.
The passage of health care reform provided the first piece of incontestable evidence that Washington has changed.
The House minority leader got a bit hot and bothered just before the House vote approving the Senate's version of health care reform, repeatedly dropping H-E-double hockey sticks. Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke instead to history.