2011, The Year Washington Lost

Zach Carter First Posted: 12/31/11 02:07 PM ET Updated: 12/31/11 02:13 PM ET| WASHINGTON — With yet another high-profile fight between Congress and the White House coming down to the wire, 2011 ended with a sense of deja vu. This time, President Barack Obama survived the cable news carnage with a two-month extension of the […]

Obama, Boehner lock horns in payroll tax fight

By Jason Reed / Reuters/Reuters. U.S. President Barack Obama is pictured alongside a payroll tax cut extension count …

By Thomas Ferraro and Richard Cowan |12-20-2011 |[Well, what happen to the Grover Norquist's pledge "Not to Raise Taxes!" ...It’s dead because it's raising taxes on the Middle-class, however, not all Middle-class are Liberals, Democrats etc.  ... I’ll give you something to think about. That's a lot of votes/voters out there...Congressional Republicans and your game […]

Obama Uses Brent Spence Bridge To Pitch Jobs Bill On Boehner, McConnell Home Turf

JIM KUHNHENN   09/22/11 04:27 PM ET: Obama Uses Brent Spence Bridge To Pitch Jobs Bill On Boehner, McConnell Home Turf CINCINNATI — Employing in-your-face politics, President Barack Obama sold his jobs plan Thursday from the turf of the top Republicans on Capitol Hill, combatively calling them out by name to demand action. Obama stood […]

GOP Leaders Write Unprecedented Letter Urging The Federal Reserve To Keep Unemployment High

By Matthew Yglesias on Sep 21, 2011 at 9:10 am In a move without precedent in the modern era, Republican congressional leaders including House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-Ariz) have penned a letter to Federal Reserve Chairman Ben […]

Obama Tax Plan Would Ask More of Millionaires

The investor Warren E. Buffett, left, inspired the name of President Obama’s proposal. By JACKIE CALMES Published: September 17, 2011 WASHINGTON — President Obama on Monday will call for a new minimum tax rate for individuals making more than $1 million a year to ensure that they pay at least the same percentage of their […]

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