WASHINGTON — Cecilia Rouse, the chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, stepped down on Friday to return to teaching at Princeton University. As a going-away present fit for an economist, her staff presented her with a chart showing every previous chair of the council, ranked by the number of jobs created during […]

WASHINGTON, March 30 (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a Republican energy reform bill intended to bolster U.S. oil and gas production while scaling back climate initiatives, the first major legislation of House Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s majority. The House passed the Lower Energy Costs Act by a mostly partisan 225-204 vote.

WASHINGTON, March 30 (Reuters) – The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on its first major legislation of the year on Thursday, a partisan energy bill that poses an early test of unity for House Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s majority. The 175-page measure, dubbed the Lower Energy Costs Act, represents a top 2022 […]

March 27 (Reuters) – The Republican chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee on Monday said he signed a subpoena to be delivered to Secretary of State Antony Blinken for documents related to the August 2021 U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. Michael McCaul has

Washington(CNN) At least 50 US government officials are suspected or confirmed to have been targeted by invasive commercial spyware designed to hack mobile phones, a senior US administration official told reporters on Monday, revealing a far bigger number than previously known. The revelation came as President Joe Biden on Monday issued an executive order banning […]

U.S. Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), joined by fellow Republican lawmakers, holds a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on March 24, 2023 in Washington, DC. Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Sunday lawmakers will move forward with legislation to address national security worries about […]

Tsai to transit New York and Los Angeles, leaving March 29 No confirmation of meeting with U.S. House Speaker McCarthy Tsai making visits to allies Guatemala, Belize Tsai transits could further inflame China-U.S. tensions

WASHINGTON, March 19 (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Sunday that he confronted President Joe Biden about a lack of negotiations on the $31.4 trillion U.S. debt ceiling last week and told the president he is putting the economy at risk. McCarthy, the top Republican in the House of Representatives, first met […]

February 4, 2022 Speaker Nancy Pelosi 1236 Longworth H.O.B.Washington, DC 20515 House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer 1705 Longworth H.O.B. Washington, DC 20515 House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn274 Cannon H.O.B.Washington, DC 20515 House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy 2468 Rayburn H.O.B.Washington, DC 20515 RE: Repair Can’t Wait – Immediately Pass H.R. 40, the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for […]

By Jake Barnett, Co-Senior Staffer (@barnettjake) AEW Dynamite (Episode 180)Winnipeg, Manitoba at at Canada Life CentreAired live March 15, 2023 on TBS Excalibur, Taz, and Tony Shiavone sat at the commentary table, and introduced Justin Roberts in the ring. He then introduced MJF, who was walked to the ring by several women in cocktail […]

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