Senate cybersecurity bill fails cloture vote
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) accused Republicans of playing politics in an election year. It’s unlikely that any reform will be passed before November.
Senate Democrats pass Obama tax plan
Following a plan by President Obama to extend the Bush-era tax cuts to all but 2 percent of the wealthiest earners, the Senate approves the Democrats’ middle class tax cut bill.
Small business owner blasts Obama in new video from House Majority Whip
Rep. Kevin McCarthy releases a new video critical of President Obama’s proposed tax plan.
Russia, China veto West on Syria
The veto has left many wondering if any resolution can be reached in regards to the UN’s mandated monitoring mission in Syria, which ends Friday.
Orrin Hatch introduces bill to block Obama power grab
Republicans charge that the administration’s move to waive welfare requirement “will make it harder for Americans to escape poverty.”
No More Solyndras Act takes center stage at joint House hearing
Republicans accuse the Department of Energy of not being “serious about reform” as they seek to stiffen language on the use of the financial practice of subordination.
House votes to repeal Obamacare
The House vote to repeal passed the chamber 244 to 185. It moves next to the Senate, where it is unlikely to come up for consideration.
Justice Department unseals indictment, charges five in Brian Terry murder
Department of Justice indicts five in murder of Brian Terry and offers $1 million for those still at large.
House committee probes U.N. technology sales to Iran and North Korea
The House Foreign Affairs Committee announces an inquiry into a U.N. agency providing sophisticated technology to Iran and North Korea.
Top Ten: Strangest Nazi last-ditch designs
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