AEM Agrees with Obama: Time for Congress to Fix the Highway Trust ... - BusinessWeek AEM Agrees with Obama: Time for Congress to Fix the Highway Trust ... - Minyanville 07/1/2014 - 4:01 am | View Link
Christie signs New Jersey budget after some vetoes - Miami Herald Massachusetts lawmakers OK final state budget - Boston Herald 06/30/2014 - 7:27 am | View Link
6 Tips to Finding a Job With the Federal Government - AARP ... government, and he or she will tell you the hiring process can be painfully slow and bureaucratic. And, following the government shutdown and... 06/28/2014 - 6:04 am | View Link
Casey fears government shutdown on road and bridge projects - Citizens Voice Bob Casey warned Thursday about “the transportation equivalent of a government shutdown.” The Highway Trust Fund is on track to be empty... 06/27/2014 - 4:35 am | View Link
GOP Won’t Shut Down Government to Block ‘War on Coal,’ Thune ... - Roll Call Online File Photo) A top Senate Republican predicted the GOP’s fight against the EPA’s “war on coal” won’t lead to a government shutdown. 06/26/2014 - 1:08 pm | View Link
Hospitals claim D.C. births spiked in wake of government shutdown A long time ago, clear across an entire academic year, tragedy struck in Washington, D.C. For two weeks last October, the federal government shut down. That whole time, Vox wondered what the members of Congress and the rest of the federal government’s ... 07/23/2014 - 3:28 am | View Link
Economic impact of local national military park hurt by 2013 government shutdown Visitor spending at the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park brought in millions to the surrounding communities last year. But the economic impact was less than in recent years, in part because of the government shutdown in October 2013. 07/21/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Government Shutdown Does Not Convert Prison Time To Probation I’m wondering if Young C. Park might have had that “Better to be lucky, than good” feeling when he heard that he was being sentenced to three years probation and sixth months home confinement. He had pleaded guilty to one count of filing a false ... 07/17/2014 - 7:00 am | View Link
Elizabeth Warren: The government shutdown was over birth control Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., on Tuesday blamed last October's government shutdown on Republicans wanting to deny women access to birth control. No really. Warren said this on the Senate floor while defending the Democrats' deceptively titled “Women's ... 07/15/2014 - 4:08 pm | View Link
Nope: Elizabeth Warren says the government shutdown was about birth control “Remember last year’s government shutdown that nearly tanked our economy?” Warren asked. “That fight started with a GOP effort to hold the whole operation of the federal government hostage in order to try to force Democrats and the president to let ... 07/15/2014 - 2:22 pm | View Link
Government Shutdown: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News Big News on Government Shutdown. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Government Shutdown. 07/19/2014 - 6:55 am | View Website
United States federal government shutdowns of 1995 and ... The United States federal government shutdowns of 1995 and 1995–96 were the result of conflicts between Democratic President Bill Clinton and the Republican ... 07/18/2014 - 1:52 pm | View Website
United States federal government shutdown of 2013 ... From October 1 through 16, 2013, the United States federal government entered a shutdown and curtailed most routine operations after Congress failed to enact ... 07/17/2014 - 11:40 pm | View Website
Obama signs bill to end partial shutdown, avert debt ... President Barack Obama signed a bill that ends the 16-day partial government shutdown and raises the debt ceiling, the White House said early Thursday morning. 10/16/2013 - 8:48 am | View Website
Government Shuts Down in Budget Impasse The federal government will shut down for the first time in nearly two decades after last-minute moves in both chambers of Congress failed to break a ... 10/2/2013 - 7:31 am | View Website
From rising death toll on both sides of the Israel-Palestine conflict and the return of MH17 victims to the Netherlands, to wildfires in Washington and the fight to protect flamingos, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.
A senior aide to President Barack Obama suggested Friday that Sen. Rand Paul would be the greatest threat to Democrats’ hopes to retain the White House in 2016.
Speaking to reporters, counselor to the president Dan Pfeiffer said the Kentucky Republican is “one of the most intriguing candidates” in the field because of his appeal to younger voters of both parties.
“He’s the only Republican I think who has articulated a message that is potentially appealing to younger Americans,” Pfeiffer said at a breakfast organized by the Christian Science Monitor.