Efforts to end the partial government shutdown remain at a standstill, and state lawmakers speak out from both sides of the political isle.
“The American people would get better government out of Monkey Island at the local zoo than we’re giving them today.”
A tribute is being held for Congressman John Conyers, of Detroit, this evening to honor his five decades in Congress.
Dairy farmers warn that there could be a jump in price at the grocery store by year’s end.
Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow is taking on the fight to retroactively reduce student loan rates that doubled at the first of the month.
It’s estimated that more than 40 percent of all college students have government loans and are in debt to the tune of 1.2 trillion dollars.
Bernanke says it’s very important that Congress raise the debt ceiling so the government can pay its bills.
This New Year ushers in a new Congress and a large Freshman class. Here’s hoping that new faces create needed change on the Hill.
Congress refused to vote for relief for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The first Republican President famously said “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” The same holds true for the Republican Party today.
Petraeus must either volunteer to speak as a civilian or Congress must subpoena the former CIA Director to speak to complete the Benghazi puzzle.