House Passes Two Week Spending Bill
Democrats preferred a 30-day spending bill, but Republicans rejected that idea.
The House passed a stopgap two-week spending bill with $4 billion in cuts Tuesday, sending the measure on for likely passage in the Senate as Congress tries to avert a partial shutdown of government.
The House voted 335…
Republicans Start 3-day Push To Reduce Spending
The government budget drama continues, following President Obama's $3.73 trillion spending plan on Monday.
Republicans are ready to start on Tuesday a three-day push on a blueprint for reducing spending for the remainder of the 2011 budget year...
A Republican Comeback
You could call them the San Francisco Giants in the world of politics.
After being left for dead in the wake of the 2008 election, Republicans staged a stunning comeback over the past year.