Highlight: Ohio Senator Confronted By Constituents

Ohio Senator Confronted By Constituents Over Support For Medicare And Social Security Cuts >by Adam Peck on Dec 4, 2012 at 1:00 pm|  Sen. Rob Portman (R) Ohio Senator Rob Portman (R) was one of a handful of Washington, D.C lawmakers and policy experts invited to participate in a panel discussion on the fiscal cliff on Tuesday morning, but his prepared remarks were temporarily derailed by about a dozen protestors […]

Read more

Spotlight Fiscal Cliff:The Fiscal Cliff Talks Might Be John Boehner’s Last Stand as Speaker

The Fiscal Cliff Talks Might Be John Boehner’s Last Stand as Speaker >by Connor Simpson | Dec 7, 2012 | Speaker John Boehner (R) If John Boehner fails to get a fiscal cliff deal done, a responsibility he’s now put entirely on his own back, then he might have trouble on January 3rd when he’s expected to be re-elected as Speaker of the House. A conservative group is angling to throw […]

Read more

Spotlight Fiscal Cliff: Unemployed in danger of being pushed over fiscal cliff

Unemployed in danger of being pushed over fiscal cliff >by Amanda Sakuma, @iamsakuma | 5:56 pm on 12/08/2012 | House Speaker John Boehner is starting to sound like a broken record when he says there has been “no progress” on the fiscal cliff negotiations. But tell that to the 2.1 million Americans who could be launched over the cliff come January without the brace from the social safety net. MHP Unemployment insurance […]

Read more