Monday in Washington

Monday in Washington:   When the Budget Really Starts to Matter: Both the House and Senate will be in session this week.  Most of the attention will be on the gun control measures currently before the Senate and the expected release of a comprehensive immigration reform proposal.  While these items will dominate the news cycle,… More »


Thursday in Washington

Spring in DC: Both the House and the Senate will be in session today. The Senate continues its deliberation of a gun control package with the potential of a cloture vote later in the day. Senators Manchin and Toomey have offered a compromise amendment to the package that would protect gun owners’ rights while limiting… More »


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 »