Articles Tagged with Capitol Hill

Hurricane Sandy Relief Requests Throws A Wrench In Fiscal Cliff Talks

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Hurricane Sandy recovery requests posed to the federal government have reportedly caused more verbal battling on Capitol Hill. A bi-partisan group of governors calling for relief from the monstrous hurricane are making their presence known during the already tense budgetary talks in Washington. Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo stated that the full cost of… Read more »

Nancy Pelosi Not Dealing Without Millionaire Tax

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Though SOPA and PIPA are eating most of the media airwaves (read: none of them except the internet) regarding battles on capitol hill, one knife-to-a-gun-fight scuffle still going strong is that of the millionaire surtax: a left-field favorite being tempered and flouted more than ever by has-been Nancy Pelosi. The former speaker got aggressive (and… Read more »