The whole point of the GOP's debt limit drama was to provoke a recession to sabotage Biden before the election, but Republicans have failed.
Republicans like Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) are realizing that they have been duped and Speaker McCarthy is selling fake cuts in the debt ceiling deal.
House Progressive Caucus Chair Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) asked what all the drama was about after Republicans got nothing that they asked for in debt limit deal.
Kevin McCarthy went on national television and lied about Hakeem Jeffries, so the House Democratic Leader called him out.
But the drama isn’t over yet. To end the threat of the default, the bill needs to make it through Congress.
Ken Paxton might finally be held accountable — and it could surface Republican divisions.
The Republican-led Texas House voted to impeach Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, and he now awaits a Senate trial. Democratic Texas State Senator Roland Gutierrez, who will be a juror in that upcoming Senate trial, joined MSNBC’s Alicia Menendez to discuss the House hearing that lead to the historic impeachment, and digs into what happens next.
The deal to raise the debt ceiling bolsters President Biden’s argument that he is committed to bipartisanship, but it comes at the cost of rankling many in his own party.
With the right and the left up in arms about the agreement in principle reached by the president and the speaker, both sides started to make the case for its quick passage, a tall order in Congress.
The controversial natural gas project has been a priority for West Virginia, but its approval will bring new criticism for the Biden administration.
Sen. Joe Manchin would get the gas pipeline he wants. The IRS would get a steeper than expected cut. And future executive actions would face new (but easily waived) fiscal handcuffs.
Some conservatives are signaling they’re going to try to tank the deal, but early signs are promising it will pass.
The deal announced by President Biden and House Republican leaders this weekend would legislate the approval of a controversial West Virginia natural gas pipeline and shorten environmental reviews …
Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) released text of the bill to raise the debt limit Sunday evening as Democratic and Republican leaders work to corral support ahead of this week’s vote. The bill —&…
Former President Donald Trump called out Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) for his silence on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's impeachment.
The debt ceiling deal that House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) struck with the White House includes the expedited completion of the Mountain Valley Pipeline, a surprise development in the protracted negotiations that is sure to upset dozens of Democrats who oppose new fossil fuel infrastructure.
The Washington Examiner's Hugo Gurdon broke down the wins for the Republican Party in the tentative debt ceiling deal.
Conservatives should welcome the debt ceiling deal. Is the package everything we want? No. But it’s a start for greater fiscal responsibility in Washington DC.
Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy released legislation Sunday night which would raise the federal debt ceiling through Jan. 1, 2025.
Congress released a bill to raise the debt ceiling through 2025 in exchange for a number of Republicans' desired concessions.
In a moment that was the height of delusion, Kevin McCarthy tried to pretend like he and Biden are equals and he didn't just get his clock cleaned on the debt limit deal.
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is calling on Senate colleagues, including conservative members of his conference, not to drag out the consideration of the debt-limit deal, which c…
President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) accomplished the difficult task of reaching a tentative agreement to avert a debt default over the weekend. Now comes a much harder challenge: selling the deal to their respective sides.
Some Democrat leaders have acknowledged some of the losses in the debt ceiling negotiations and have urged members to vote "yes" anyway.
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