Senate Unlikely To Follow House On Yuan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Senate is unlikely to take up pending China currency legislation following a weekend promise by the Group of 20 economic powers to shun currency devaluations for trade advantage, analysts said on Sunday.

Sections:  news   world   politics   
  • Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years
    The dollar has risen above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo's aggressive credit-easing moves. More
  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first testsCoalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Wonkbook: Playing the long game on climate change - Washington Post
    ... by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow us ... change, White House argues.  "The White House ... Jopson in The Financial Times . ...
    09/22/2014 - 9:41 am | View Link
  • Moving to the Center to Win in Midterms -
    We'll look at the most competitive Senate races ... scaling a security fence at the White House and ... For more news, follow me on Twitter
    09/22/2014 - 8:45 am | View Link
  • The bogus claim that Michelle Nunn funded groups linked to ... - Washington Post
    ... the GOP candidate in the Georgia Senate race ... approved charity .” Indeed, the White House in ... to check by filling out this form ...
    09/22/2014 - 7:56 am | View Link
  • Obama and immigration: High hopes, a mixed record - Boston Herald
    Obama and immigration: High hopes, a mixed record -
    09/22/2014 - 7:16 am | View Link
  • Did Michelle Nunn help fund terrorists? - Washington Post
    ... the GOP candidate in the Georgia Senate race ... approved charity .” Indeed, the White House in ... to check by filling out this form ...
    09/22/2014 - 6:15 am | View Link
  • More
  • House and Senate Republicans on Obama’s Proposed Amnesty: ‘Follow the Law, Mr. President!’
    ( Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), and many of their congressional colleagues on Tuesday called President Barack Obama’s plan to take unilateral action to legalize illegal aliens following the midterm elections ...
    09/10/2014 - 12:14 pm | View Link
  • Senate Must Follow House’s Record Of Success on Energy Efficiency
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 25, 2014 – Increasing energy efficiency is one of the easiest ways to conserve energy, lower costs, and advance energy security, which is why it is a critical pillar of the committee's Architecture of Abundance energy plan.
    08/25/2014 - 3:23 am | View Link
  • Senate must follow House’s lead on Internet access tax
    Last month, the House of Representatives gave consumers a little love when lawmakers voted to make a long-standing ban on Internet access taxes permanent. The moratorium, otherwise known as the Internet Tax Freedom Act, prohibits states or their political ...
    08/15/2014 - 9:54 am | View Link
  • Senate Could Follow House In Blocking DEA From Targeting Medical Marijuana
    WASHINGTON -- The Senate could soon follow the House in banning the Drug Enforcement Administration from using its budget to crack down on states that have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Wednesday introduced a Senate ...
    06/19/2014 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • Follow the money: House leadership takes a different path than Senate and Governor when it comes to paying for its budget
    Yesterday, the North Carolina house unveiled its $21.11 billion budget proposal for the 2015 fiscal year that begins in June 2014 and ends in July 2015. The proposal is moving through the committee process with the expectation of a final vote on the House ...
    06/11/2014 - 10:35 am | View Link
  • More
  • State House
    Provides links to the state code of laws, pending legislation, publications, student section, and audio and video feeds. Also offers biographies and contact ...
    09/22/2014 - 3:01 am | View Website
  • U.S. Senate
    Official site of "the living symbol of our union of states." Connect with Senators, and learn about Senate committees, legislation, records, art, history, schedules ...
    09/21/2014 - 5:35 pm | View Website
  • Senate Democrats | Official news and legislative ...
    News and information, updated daily, from the Senate Democratic leaders.
    09/21/2014 - 2:36 pm | View Website
  • Home | Senate Appropriations Committee
    In December of 2012, Senator Mikulski became Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. She is the first woman to lead the Committee.
    09/21/2014 - 9:14 am | View Website
  • Home | United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary
    Executive Business Meeting - September 18, 2014. The Senate Judiciary Committee held an executive business meeting to consider pending nominations and legislation on ...
    09/21/2014 - 6:37 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News