The leaders of a key Senate committee say they are cautiously optimistic about reaching a deal to shore up the Affordable Care Act's individual marketplaces, but even with a bipartisan effort, it is far from certain whether they can hash out an agreement in time.
The leaders of a key Senate committee say they are cautiously optimistic about reaching a deal to shore up the Affordable Care Act's individual marketplaces, but even with a bipartisan effort, it is far from certain whether they can hash out an agreement in time.
Formulated in the 1970s as a response to the OPEC oil embargo, fuel economy standards have served the country well. Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency kick-started its 45-day comment period for its ongoing review of the standards and that included the review of the previously finalized 2021 standards.
Formulated in the 1970s as a response to the OPEC oil embargo, fuel economy standards have served the country well. Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency kick-started its 45-day comment period for its ongoing review of the standards and that included the review of the previously finalized 2021 standards.
A Republican effort to reauthorize the Federal Communications Commission for the first time in 27 years has net neutrality advocates nervous as they worry that stronger congressional control over the agency would hamper its oversight of internet providers.
A Republican effort to reauthorize the Federal Communications Commission for the first time in 27 years has net neutrality advocates nervous as they worry that stronger congressional control over the agency would hamper its oversight of internet providers.
President Donald Trump has frequently lashed out at news organizations for reporting "fake news" about him and his administration, but most Americans continue to maintain faith in at least one media pillar -- their local news outlets.
President Donald Trump has frequently lashed out at news organizations for reporting "fake news" about him and his administration, but most Americans continue to maintain faith in at least one media pillar -- their local news outlets.
Some Hill Democrats are attempting to use censure, a political pressure technique that falls short of impeachment, to confront what they call gross presidential malfeasance. And like the episode with former President Bill Clinton, the Republicans aren't biting -- though for starkly different reasons.
Some Hill Democrats are attempting to use censure, a political pressure technique that falls short of impeachment, to confront what they call gross presidential malfeasance. And like the episode with former President Bill Clinton, the Republicans aren't biting -- though for starkly different reasons.
On the hallowed Republican grounds of the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara, Calif., House tax writers embraced a measure that would provide immediate relief to export-heavy businesses but whose high cost might prevent the deep corporate tax rate cuts they had initially promised.
On the hallowed Republican grounds of the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara, Calif., House tax writers embraced a measure that would provide immediate relief to export-heavy businesses but whose high cost might prevent the deep corporate tax rate cuts they had initially promised.
There are a lot of things “physicians don’t want” -- like having to adjust to a world where opioids prescribing must better monitored -- but that doesn’t mean they need to be iced out of PDMP access.
There are a lot of things “physicians don’t want” -- like having to adjust to a world where opioids prescribing must better monitored -- but that doesn’t mean they need to be iced out of PDMP access.
A few months ago, I argued that President Donald Trump should take advantage of the opportunities offered by our domestic nuclear power plants. I am now happy to say that this appears to be happening. 
A few months ago, I argued that President Donald Trump should take advantage of the opportunities offered by our domestic nuclear power plants. I am now happy to say that this appears to be happening. 
We are now at a moment when a substantive tax reform bill is realistic and should be expected. Lawmakers should build on this momentum and unite behind the passage of permanent tax reform this year.
We are now at a moment when a substantive tax reform bill is realistic and should be expected. Lawmakers should build on this momentum and unite behind the passage of permanent tax reform this year.
When trade negotiators from the United States, Mexico, and Canada convene in Washington this week to begin the hard work of modernizing the 1992 North American Free Trade Agreement, they will turn on their laptop computers, access secure documents, and communicate with their leadership instantaneously via iPhones.
When trade negotiators from the United States, Mexico, and Canada convene in Washington this week to begin the hard work of modernizing the 1992 North American Free Trade Agreement, they will turn on their laptop computers, access secure documents, and communicate with their leadership instantaneously via iPhones.
President Donald Trump re-upped his support for Sen. Luther Strange (R) on Wednesday after he failed to avoid a runoff for the party's nomination in a special election for Attorney General Jeff Sessions' old seat in the Senate.
President Donald Trump re-upped his support for Sen. Luther Strange (R) on Wednesday after he failed to avoid a runoff for the party's nomination in a special election for Attorney General Jeff Sessions' old seat in the Senate.
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