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Homes of top Republican and Democrat vandalized

Washington - Vandals have targeted the homes of Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi with graffiti, fake blood and a pig's head, US media said.

Republicans vow to not buy Twitter ads after McConnell blocked

Washington - President Donald Trump's re-election campaign and leading Republicans on Thursday vowed to not buy Twitter ads after the social media platform froze Senator Mitch McConnell's re-election account for breaking site rules.

Op-Ed: Republicans want to give women the right to buy birth control

This week Republicans introduced a rather useless bill to answer the Democrat’s response on the highly unpopular Hobby Lobby decision passed down by the Supreme Court earlier this month.

House votes by large margin to reopen government

The House of Representatives got more support than expected to pass a resolution reopening the government and raise the debt ceiling on Wednesday night. Every Democrat voted for it, and nearly 90 Republicans.

Nation headed for debt crisis

There was no guarantee the nation would avoid having to default on its debt next week after talks between President Obama and House Republicans stalled.

Op-Ed: $500M Health rort — Amgen Medicare story stinks up a storm

Sydney - Call it creative representation. Call it a rort. Call it the way things happen in Washington. Amgen has used Congressional dynamics to shore up $500 million in savings from Medicare.

Obama rejects bipartisan debt plan, spurs impeachment planning

Washington - As the debt ceiling crisis spooked global markets and reports surfaced of President Obama's rejection of a bipartisan plan, talk of impeachment is circulating among congressional circles.

McConnell wants balanced budget amendment with debt ceiling talks

As President Obama hosted another debt ceiling press conference on Friday and outlined his opposition to a balanced budget amendment, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell made a case for why the amendment is needed.

U.S. debt ceiling talks appear to be falling apart

As the August 2 deadline gets closer, it now appears that the partisan divide over the national debt ceiling between President Obama and his Democratic allies in Congress and Republican lawmakers is widening.

Virginia Gov Apologizes For Slavery Omission from Proclamation

Richmond - Under pressure from critics, Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia described his not mentioning slavery in his proclamation declaring April Confederate History Month in Virginia, a “major omission”.

McConnell: Obama's Stimulus Bill Unlikely To Pass Senate Floor

So far, it may seem that US President Barack Obama’s economic stimulus package could possibly get shot down on the US Senate floor according to the GOP Senate leader.

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Mitch McConnell strode out onto the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in 2014 carrying a rifle. His speech largely focused on focused largely on deriding liberals, President Obama, and the media"
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