Tuesday in DC

With Congress out of town, most of the speculation and news is surrounding the potential nominations of the next Administrator of the EPA–it is being reported that Gov. Christine Gregoire of Washington state will be announced soon. Jack Lew, Obama’s current COS, is also being considered to replace Tim Geithner at Treasury. The nomination of… More »

Welcome to the 113th Congress

The 113th Congress will be sworn in today, and John Boehner is expected to retain his speakership despite displeasure with his handling of the fiscal cliff voiced by some of the more conservative members of the House Republican Caucus. After putting off a vote on disaster assistance for states affected by Hurricane Sandy, House Leadership… More »