Friday in Washington

Neither the House nor the Senate will have votes today. The Senate failed to pass either of the two options put forward to avert the sequester yesterday. House and Senate leaders will be meeting with President Obama later today to discuss next steps. All of this has Washington insiders wondering: Is this what the Mayans… More »

Thursday in Washington

The House and the Senate remain in recess, but concerns over the impending sequestration are keeping press offices busy at the White House and on Capitol Hill. The effort to assign blame is reaching a fever pitch as Members attempt to safeguard programs of importance to their states and districts. At the same time, preparations… More »