Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

Politics

>> CONGRESS Latest News

MAY 10, 2016 - Huffington Post

A Must Read - Share

The Good News Is Congress Passed A Bill. The Bad News Is It's About Bison.

Sound the trumpets! Congress passed a bill!  President Barack Obama on Monday signed the National Bison Legacy Act into law, elevating the American bison -- our new national mammal -- to bald eagle status.  The law is "a validation of the many meaningful ways this animal represents America," according to a Wildlife Conservation Society press release. "As an ecological keystone, cultural ...

Tags: The Good News Is Congress Passed A Bill. The Bad News Is It's About Bison.,  Congress Latest News

MAY 09, 2016 - Huffington Post

A Must Read - Share

Treasury Secretary Says Puerto Rico Faces Chaos Without Congressional Action

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico --  Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said Monday that if Congress doesn’t act soon to give Puerto Rico powers to restructure its mountainous debt, the island will face two choices -- “chaos and a bailout.” “We are now at a moment of necessity and crisis,” Lew told reporters during a daylong visit to the commonwealth. Lew said he's ...

Tags: Treasury Secretary Says Puerto Rico Faces Chaos Without Congressional Action,  Congress Latest News

MAY 09, 2016 - Washington Times

A Must Read - Share

D.C. leaders ask Congress to drop riders from federal budget affecting the District's laws

D.C. leaders renewed Monday their annual call for Congress to refrain from attaching riders to the federal budget that would specifically target local laws. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton said this year is especially important because the city is exercising its budget autonomy is sending to Congress for approval only the ...

Tags: D.C. leaders ask Congress to drop riders from federal budget affecting the District's laws,  Congress Latest News

MAY 09, 2016 - CBS News

A Must Read - Share

Would Rubio consider being Trump's running mate?

The Florida senator plans to retire from Congress at the end of his term in December

Tags: Would Rubio consider being Trump's running mate?,  Congress Latest News

MAY 09, 2016 - Business Insider

A Must Read - Share

The White House is trying to put out an enormous fire surrounding one of its top aides

The White House is scrambling to clean up the political mess created by a New York Times Magazine profile of President Barack Obama's deputy national security adviser, Ben Rhodes, who offered surprisingly blunt comments about the Iran nuclear deal and other contentious topics. In the interview, Rhodes was candid about how the administration has sought to shape its foreign policy, and went ...

Tags: The White House is trying to put out an enormous fire surrounding one of its top aides,  Congress Latest News