Sessions wouldn’t discuss private conversations with Trump, but said the president sought his recommendation on what to do about Comey.
The great majority of Republicans in Congress wouldn’t ban the sale of scud missiles at 7-Elevens if the National Rifle Association were against it.
Avalere Health found the Graham-Cassidy bill would lead to an overall $215 billion cut to states in federal health insurance funding through 2016.
The 172-page legislation, the Senate GOP’s plan for rolling back much of President Barack Obama’s health care law, faces a do-or-die vote next week.
The hearing with Sessions will start at 1:30 p.m. Chicago time.
It’s not enough to judge. The public must be convinced the judgment is fair.
United’s goofs will potentially impact other airlines when it comes to Congress, where lawmakers have pending a series of consumer-friendly proposals.
The Senate has voted to “go nuclear” and eliminate the filibuster for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee and future court picks.
Gorsuch handled both friendly questions from Republicans and probing queries from Democrats the same way, keeping what he called a ‘rigid neutrality.’
Since Scalia’s death, the court has split 4 to 4 on several cases. Gorsuch’s confirmation would generally restore the court’s 5-4 conservative tilt.
Resistance to independent oversight is commonplace among state and local officials in both parties
This is in line with the standoffish relations Obama has had with members of Congress, even with Democrats.
They’re 3 of 20 pols who will be representing Illinois in the 115th Congress.