| May 10, 2012
| 3:23 PM
2012 Grammies on the Hill
DC HS coverage of Grammies on the Hill with 5 time grammy winner Jimmy Jam, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), grammy nominated artist Paul Wall, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA), and NBC's Luke Russert.
| May 21, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Sure we know we have a presidential election coming up in November but there's plenty at stake in the races for Congress — and what that will mean for continued gridlock.
All the members of the House are up for election and here in Michigan,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid called on Republicans to cooperate with an expanded Democratic majority Wednesday, a day after the Democrats picked up at least one more seat in the chamber.
"It is better to dance than to fight," said Reid, D-Nevada....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:21 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats secured a majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning back fierce, expensive challenges in Virginia, Ohio, Wisconsin and Connecticut to maintain the...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:16 PM
Two congressional veterans survived career-threatening primary challenges Tuesday night as voters weighed in on races that could help define the next Congress.
In Utah, Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch handily fended off a Tea Party opponent, while in New...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Sen. Orrin Hatch, a six-term Republican from Utah, has been forced into a primary battle in June after he fell short Saturday of the votes needed for an outright nomination during balloting at the 2012 GOP state convention.
Hatch, 78, who entered the...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:45 AM
Social Security, Medicare strained by slow economic recovery, aging workforce
WASHINGTON (AP)— An aging population and an economy that has been slow to rebound are straining the long-term finances of Social Security and Medicare, the government's...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 7:03 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — First it was people earning at least $1 million a year. Now Democrats seeking their next election-year target for tax increases on better-off Americans may have found it: the owners of many privately held corporations.
| Feb 18, 2013
| 9:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- President Obama won re-election in part by beating up on his opponent for receiving big corporate payouts in exchange for dubious work and for socking away money in tax havens such as the Cayman Islands.
So it's a bit, well, rich that...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:27 AM
A teenager’s call for her peers to lose their tight or revealing outfits and show restraint in their dress has prompted city officials to declare Dec. 3-7 Modesty Week in South Pasadena.
Saige Hatch, 15, launched the South Pasadena High School...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
In a Feb. 29 speech on the floor of the Senate, Orrin Hatch said: "President Obama has traded in the hard hat and lunch bucket category of the Democratic Party for a hipster fedora and a double-skim latte." Which got us thinking: What kind of hat could...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Three co-sponsors of the SOPA and PIPA anti-piracy bills in Congress have publicly withdrawn their support as Wikipedia and thousands of websites blacked out their pages Wednesday to protest the legislation....