Trump and Congress Spoil for Fights With Shutdown Again at Stake
Projects on the to-do list include extending children's health insurance and funding ACA subsidies.
Congress Averts a Shutdown But Now Faces a Messy 2018 Start
Lawmakers patched CHIP but put off a permanent fix till early next year.
Shutdown Risk Spikes as Congress Faces Another December Deadline
Getting Susan Collins and Mark Walker to vote for the same bill could take work.
House Passes 2-Week Spending Bill to Avoid Shutdown This Week
The measure goes to the Senate for a vote before Friday night.
Ryan Backs Off Claim That ‘Everybody’ Gets a Tax Cut in GOP Plan
The speaker of the House is now saying that there will be tax cuts for the average family at every income level, not every family.
House Adopts Budget Setting Up Tax Bill Release Next Week
The vote allows Congress to enact tax cuts later that increase the federal deficit by up to $1.5 trillion over 10 years.
Tax Overhaul Off to Rocky Start as Senators Bicker Over Budget
Bad feelings over the Affordable Care Act continue to stink up the Capitol.
Senators Get Deal to Prop Up Obamacare, Keep Subsidies Trump Cut
The deal still has to make it through both houses of Congress and be signed by Trump.
Senate Budget Won't Allow Full ACA Defunding
Republicans intend to use the budget resolution to push through as much as $1.5 trillion of tax cuts in the coming months.
McCain Holds Out as GOP Wages Last-Gasp Push to Change the ACA
The vote wranglers and vote counters are earning their keep this week.