While Senate Leaders have said they have no interest in taking up the House bill, the funding for U.S. transportation infrastructure will expire July 31, forcing both GOP chamber leaders to an agreement before the August recess
While the Leader supports the wage hike to $15, Pelosi’s office told TRNS that it is an unlikely bid Congress and will push for a $12 wage hike
“There are human mistakes, there are systematic mistakes and then there are the loopholes,” Schumer said
“We’ve got work to do, we need to buy some time in order to get that work done,” Boehner said.
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich said that one of the “most fiscally responsible steps we can take” as a country is to boost research funding for diseases such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and cancer.
Lawmakers have until a July 31 deadline to pass a highway bill otherwise states will lose money for transit infrastructure projects.
Moninda Marube was a victim of human trafficking, but now he’s literally running across the country to raise public awareness on the issue.
Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer has been engaged in a “lobbying campaign” to convince Congress to reject the deal between the P5+1 and Iran.
The Senate added an amendment that would resuscitate the bank to legislation that would extend the Highway Trust Fund for the next six years.
The Justice Department has not said it would launch a criminal investigation yet into the State Department over its possible mishandling of classified information in Clinton’s private emails.