Articles Tagged 'congressional Republicans'
Conservative army bolsters Trump on tax cuts
Conservative groups are going all out to help President Trump and congressional Republicans get a tax-reform bill across the finish line.
Unlike with health care,… READ MORE
No New Citizenships, Until…
A key member of Congress introduced a bill Thursday that that would halt all new naturalizations until the Obama administration can prove it’s checking immigrants’… READ MORE
Club for Growth Seeks GOP Primary Challengers on New Site
Congressional Republicans already peering over their shoulder for potential intraparty challengers wonâ€™t be sleeping any easier with the Club for Growthâ€™s new website, PrimaryMyCongressman.com.
Club for Growth Action, the super PAC arm of the anti-tax group, announced Wednesday the goal of the new website â€œis to raise awareness of Republicans In Name Only (RINOs) who are currently serving in safe… READ MORE
House Republicans Yield on Extending Payroll Tax Cut House
ByÂ JENNIFER STEINHAUER, The New York Times
WASHINGTON â€” Congressional Republicans backed down on Monday from a demand that aÂ payroll taxÂ rollback be paid for with reductions in other programs, clearing the way for an extension of the tax cut for 160 million Americans through 2012.
After months of partisan confrontation that left the tax break hanging in the … READ MORE
Obama, Hill leaders to meet: taxes, treaty on tap
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” The clock running, President Barack Obama and Republican and Democratic congressional leaders are sizing up each other as they struggle for common ground on taxes and nuclear arms before the end of the year.
The president and top congressional officials planned to meet Tuesday morning in the White House, the first such session since the midterm elections… READ MORE