Wednesday in Washington

Wednesday in Washington: Both the House and Senate are in session today.  Senator Reid filed cloture on gun control legislation now before the Senate last night, setting up a potential vote and test of Republicans’ willingness to filibuster the measure by Thursday.  A compromise is rumored to be close between Senator Manchin and Senator Toomey… More »


Friday Report From Washington

Neither the House nor the Senate are in session today. House Republicans are continuing their annual policy retreat in Williamsburg, VA. Meanwhile the Cabinet Member churn continues with indications that the Secretary of Energy, Dr. Steven Chu will announce his plans to resign from the Cabinet early next week. Speculation was already brewing about possible… More »