Articles Tagged 'Mike Johanns'
At GOP outreach dinner, Obama picks up the tab
As part of his effort to improve relations between the White House and Capitol Hill, President Obama dined with a small group of Republican senators this evening and, according to the White House, he paid for the dinner out of his own pocket.
Sens. Tom Coburn, R-Okla.; Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.; Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga.; John Hoeven, R-N.D.; John McCain, R-Ariz.; Bob… READ MORE
Nebraska: Mike Johanns Wonâ€™t Seek Re-Election
Nebraska Sen. Mike Johanns, who was a safe bet to win a second term in 2014, announced Monday that he would forgo re-election.
â€œWith everything in life, there is a time and a season. At the end of this term, we will have been in public service over 32 years,â€ Johanns wrote in an email to constituents co-signed with his… READ MORE
Senate Republicans block Hagel nomination for Defense secretary
Senate Republicans in a 58-40 vote Thursday blocked former Sen. Chuck Hagelâ€™s (R-Neb.) nomination as Defense secretary from proceeding to a final up-or-down vote.
Four… READ MORE