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Paul Ryan touted $1.50 increase to a school secretary’s weekly pay because of a $1.5 trillion tax cut.
Republican Rep. Patrick Meehan's request came after lawmakers introduced a bipartisan bill on Thursday that would stop House members from using public funds for awards or settlements in sexual harassment cases.
Under the new legislation, lawmakers would have to reimburse the Treasury for awards and settlements paid on their behalf within 90 days, even after they leave office.
The president knows exactly how to feed his base. That’s why you don’t hear Republicans complaining or even criticizing. Meanwhile, the old white man billionaire administration and its agenda keeps rolling along.
Over the years, more than $15 million in taxpayer dollars have been paid out in an array of settlement claims, including those involving sexual harassment.
“You wonder why there’s only 21 women in the Senate ... Well, when you have a work environment where people can’t get ahead without having to put out, that’s what happens,” Sen. Amy Klobuchar said.
A draft bill unveiled last week by Republicans in the House of Representatives, if enacted, would be the biggest restructuring of the tax system since the 1980s and the first major legislative victory of the Trump presidency.
Proposed cuts to Medicaid would have a dire, direct effect on services for students with disabilities.
A photo of the White House interns under the Trump administration still appears to over represent the majority white, male Republican Party.
The dress code requires men to wear suit jackets and ties in the House chamber and speaker’s lobby, which is just outside it, and women are not supposed to wear sleeveless tops or dresses without a sweater or jacket.
President Trump’s vile tweets speak volumes about what the GOP allows from its party.
The bill has failed to satisfy conservatives, who still seek to slash certain health benefits. Revisions will still leave millions uninsured as well as further cut Medicaid.
Negotiations will likely result in cuts for mental health services, maternity care and addiction treatment and severely impact low-income Americans.
Republicans remain deeply divided over the healthcare overhaul.
University of Wisconsin-Madison said the Halloween costume was “repugnant” but “was an exercise of the individual’s right to free speech.”
Ryan's selfie with Capitol Hill interns goes viral, but not for the reason he was hoping.
Ryan said he does not have time to address all of Trump’s racist social media messages.
A form of protest coined in the Civil Rights Movement is aided by techniques of modern-day protests.
After Republican leaders claimed to “stand in solidarity” with the LGBT community following the tragedy in Orlando, GOP leaders rejected a proposal to protect LGBT people from discrimination.
The presumptive Republican nominee equates all Muslims to Islamic terrorists, suggests Obama is complicit, claims Orlando shooter was not U.S.-born.
Senate Republicans rejected a bill in December that could have prevented Orlando shooter from buying guns. GOP House speaker on Monday quashed any discussion.
The CEO and major Republican Party donor also touted the idea of voting Democratic in November.
One fellow Republican called Trump's weekend interview "one of the worst mistakes" the candidate has made.