| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Six months after former Social Security Administration commissioner Michael J. Astrue left his post, the Obama administration has yet to nominate a replacement — leaving a leadership gap as the agency wrestles with shrinking budgets and hard...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:14 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There will be no delay in the penalty most Americans face under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law if they fail to obtain health coverage this year, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said on...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Delaney backs ‘political targeting’ bill
U.S. Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., is backing bipartisan legislation that would prevent “political targeting” by the Internal Revenue Service, according to a news release from his office....
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:45 PM
If outside spending is any indication of how close a race is, the 12th District may be a dead heat.
As of Friday outside groups — organizations independent from a candidate's campaign — had spent a total of $7,950,428 to support or...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:12 AM
WASHINGTON -- Republicans held on to their House majority in Tuesday's election, leaving Democrats well short of the net gain of 25 seats they needed to take control.
"The American people have once again given the House of Representatives to Republicans,...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:29 PM
The Hill, a political newspaper, unveiled its annual list of the 50 richest lawmakers on Tuesday. Rep. Michael McCaul, a Republican from Texas, held on to the top slot with a cool $290.5 million.
"McCaul remains in the stratosphere of the very richest...