In a bid to avoid a possible government shutdown, the U.S. Senate is expected to vote today on a budget bill that leaves funding in place for… Read more “Government Shutdown Still Unlikely Even as Deadlines Loom in Congress”
Originally posted on CNN Political Ticker:
(CNN) — First lady Michelle Obama joins several hip-hop heavyweights to fight childhood obesity with music.
Originally posted on Young Progressive Voices:
The repeated conflict-of-interest cases where justices Scalia and Thomas do not recuse themselves have led to congressional action on their lack…
Originally posted on Lippitt's Policy and Politics Blog:
ABSTRACT: While the use of the filibuster in the US Senate gets more attention, the obstructionism and extremism…