News

The Latest: Senate passes massive budget agreement - LubbockOnline.com

Google News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 02:27

Vox

The Latest: Senate passes massive budget agreement
LubbockOnline.com
There, liberal Democrats and tea party conservatives have swung into opposition. The government stumbled into a midnight shutdown Thursday as a rogue Senate Republican blocked a speedy vote on a massive, bipartisan, budget-busting spending deal ...
House Democrats' confusing, high-risk DACA government shutdown gamble, explainedVox
Government shuts down after lawmakers fail to pass funding billfox8.com
Congress stumbles into gov't shutdown, budget deal stalledWichita Eagle

all 2,099 news articles »
Categories: News

Congress stumbles into gov't shutdown, budget deal stalled - Wichita Eagle

Google News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 00:28

The Atlantic

Congress stumbles into gov't shutdown, budget deal stalled
Wichita Eagle
The U.S. government stumbled into a shutdown at midnight as a rogue Senate Republican blocked a speedy vote on a massive, bipartisan, budget-busting spending deal, protesting the return of trillion-dollar deficits on the watch of Republicans ...
Government shuts down after lawmakers fail to pass funding billfox8.com
Senate passes massive budget agreement to reopen governmentHonolulu Star-Advertiser
Can Speaker Ryan Convince House Republicans to Support the Budget Deal?The Atlantic

all 407 news articles »
Categories: News

What is a Conservative? - The Stute

Google News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 00:01

What is a Conservative?
The Stute
Anyone who agrees with all these statements falls on the conservative side of the political spectrum. There's also a good chance that you will find most libertarians in this fold as well. Anyone who disagrees and believes in the idea of big government ...

Categories: News

Government shutdown begins at midnight as bipartisan budget deal fails to get a vote - KCRA Sacramento

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 23:23

UK Progressive Magazine

Government shutdown begins at midnight as bipartisan budget deal fails to get a vote
KCRA Sacramento
Added conservative Democrat Henry Cuellar of Texas: “It's an easy 'yes.'” Combined with the Republicans' December tax cut bill, the burst in military and other spending would put the GOP-controlled government on track for the first $1 trillion-plus ...
All Sides Claim Budget Win; Immigration Fight Looks TougherNBC Bay Area
Obama's Gone, So Republicans Stopped Sabotaging the EconomyUK Progressive Magazine

all 166 news articles »
Categories: News

Senate stumbles shutdown, as Rand Paul blocks vote - Wichita Eagle

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 23:18

Wichita Eagle

Senate stumbles shutdown, as Rand Paul blocks vote
Wichita Eagle
I didn't come up here to be liked," he said. Approval of the measure in the Senate seemed assured — eventually — but the situation in the House remained dicey. In that chamber, progressive Democrats and tea party Republicans opposed the measure ...
Midnight shutdown creeps closer as Congress debates budgetNews & Observer

all 45 news articles »
Categories: News

Midnight shutdown creeps closer as Congress debates budget - WPIX 11 New York

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 21:52

Vox

Midnight shutdown creeps closer as Congress debates budget
WPIX 11 New York
Approval in the Senate seemed assured — eventually — but the situation in the House remained dicey. In that chamber, both progressive Democrats and tea party Republicans opposed the measure, which contains roughly $400 billion in new spending for the ...
Why Congress's new spending deal gets the (cautious) support of a leading liberal budget wonkVox

all 56 news articles »
Categories: News

One Conservative Activist Is Flooding State Enforcement Agencies With Questionable Complaints - Seattlemag

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 20:53

One Conservative Activist Is Flooding State Enforcement Agencies With Questionable Complaints
Seattlemag
Morgan, who heads up the conservative Citizens' Alliance for Property Rights, has spent the last year and a half filing hundreds of complaints against Democratic candidates and organizations as well as progressive unions and nonprofits, alleging ...

Categories: News

Legislators running out of time to avoid another shutdown - Toledo Blade

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 20:07

TIME

Legislators running out of time to avoid another shutdown
Toledo Blade
Approval in the Senate seemed assured — eventually — but the situation in the House remained dicey. In that chamber, both progressive Democrats and tea party Republicans opposed the measure, which contains roughly $400 billion in new spending for the ...
Senate stumbles into shutdown, as Rand Paul blocks voteWPSD Local 6
Government shuts down for 2nd time in less than a monthKGO-TV

all 1,075 news articles »
Categories: News

Midnight Shutdown Creeps Closer as Congress Debates Budget - U.S. News & World Report

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 19:15

U.S. News & World Report

Midnight Shutdown Creeps Closer as Congress Debates Budget
U.S. News & World Report
Approval in the Senate seemed assured — eventually — but the situation in the House remained dicey. In that chamber, both progressive Democrats and tea party Republicans opposed the measure, which contains roughly $400 billion in new spending for the ...
White House warns of possible shutdown as Congress races to pass bipartisan budget dealLos Angeles Times
Rand Paul holds up budget vote as midnight government shutdown creeps closer89.3 KPCC
Midnight shutdown looms as Congress debates budget that would balloon deficitChicago Tribune
Vox
all 1,508 news articles »
Categories: News

White House tells agencies to prepare for shutdown - Politico

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:44

Politico

White House tells agencies to prepare for shutdown
Politico
The Kentucky Republican's move could lead to a shutdown starting at midnight. Unless he agrees to back off, the Senate couldn't vote before 1 a.m. Even then, the House will need hours to complete its work. Yet even if the Senate does pass the budget ...

and more »
Categories: News

Trump Supporters Share Most Fake News - O'Dwyer's PR News

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:25

Trump Supporters Share Most Fake News
O'Dwyer's PR News
Based on the data they sampled, social media users were separated into groups based on ideology; categories included “Democratic party,” “Republican Party,” “Progressive Movement,” “conspiracy,” “resistance,” “hard conservatives” and “Trump support ...

Categories: News

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick rails against Republicans who criticize "your own team" - Texas Tribune

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:01

Texas Tribune

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick rails against Republicans who criticize "your own team"
Texas Tribune
"I don't want our state to be in the hands of moderates, liberals and progressives," Patrick said. "Because if it is, we'll be California and the country will be in trouble." "Some of these people say they want responsible Republicans," Patrick said ...

and more »
Categories: News

House Democrats' confusing, high-risk DACA government shutdown gamble, explained - Vox

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 17:15

Vox

House Democrats' confusing, high-risk DACA government shutdown gamble, explained
Vox
Some House Democrats are saying they'll withhold votes on a bipartisan budget deal unless they are promised an immigration vote in the House — but it's not yet clear how serious that threat is. Congress needs to pass a spending bill or the government ...

and more »
Categories: News

The Republican War on Local Control - Progressive.org

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 16:23

Progressive.org

The Republican War on Local Control
Progressive.org
Conservative state governments have sought to take that authority away, by eroding local control––a principle small government conservatives have long cherished. With increasing frequency, Republican state legislatures are passing preemption laws ...

Categories: News

Congress is expected to pass bipartisan budget deal, but divisions remain - Los Angeles Times

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 16:02

Virginian-Pilot

Congress is expected to pass bipartisan budget deal, but divisions remain
Los Angeles Times
Conservative Democrats in both the House and Senate have appeared wary of tying themselves to a prolonged standoff over immigration, which is being led by more liberal and progressive elements of the party. The push for protections for Dreamers led to ...
Senate budget deal faces opposition from deficit hawks, liberal DemocratsVirginian-Pilot
Congress's massive budget deal, explainedVox
All eyes on House Dems as Congress readies vote on budget dealPolitico
The Week Magazine
all 1,333 news articles »
Categories: News

Why Congress's new spending deal gets the (cautious) support of a leading liberal budget wonk - Vox

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:30

Vox

Why Congress's new spending deal gets the (cautious) support of a leading liberal budget wonk
Vox
The deal lasts for two years and costs roughly $300 billion. That's caused panic among anti-deficit groups and arch-conservatives worried about growing the national debt. Conservative lobbying group Heritage Action announced its opposition and said it ...

and more »
Categories: News

How a Nazi Made the Ballot in Illinois - The Atlantic

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:52

The Atlantic

How a Nazi Made the Ballot in Illinois
The Atlantic
That consistent Democratic advantage has “demoralized” Republicans in the area, Mooney said, and it's likely that conservatives in the third district are feeling even more disheartened this year than normal. Illinois's Republican governor, Bruce Rauner ...

and more »
Categories: News

Crunch Time for Congress to Keep US Government Open - Voice of America

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:19

Virginian-Pilot

Crunch Time for Congress to Keep US Government Open
Voice of America
“The Budget Agreement today is so important for our great Military,” Trump tweeted early Thursday. “Republicans and Democrats must support our troops and support this Bill!” The accord drew opposition from opposite extremes of Congress' ideological ...
Senate budget deal faces opposition from deficit hawks, liberal DemocratsVirginian-Pilot
Congress's massive budget deal, explainedVox
Congress on track for Thursday vote to avoid government shutdown, lay groundwork for budget dealWashington Examiner
The Spokesman-Review -Salon
all 1,402 news articles »
Categories: News

Should Republicans Vote Democratic? - New York Times

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 08:15

New York Times

Should Republicans Vote Democratic?
New York Times
I recognize that voting against Republicans is as easy for a progressive to suggest as it is hard for a conservative to execute. But here's my case to conservatives who do believe in facts and democratic norms (and would rather that Miami stay above ...
Why America needs thousands of political partiesThe Week Magazine

all 3 news articles »
Categories: News

The end of a trend? - Isthmus

Google News - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 06:06

The end of a trend?
Isthmus
Scott Walker and legislative Republicans on everything from affirming Act 10, which crushed the state's public employee unions, to shutting down the John Doe probe into alleged misbehavior by Walker's campaign. State Supreme Court races are officially ...

and more »
Categories: News

Pages

Subscribe to The Dubya Report aggregator - News