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Senators in for rare Sunday session in Washington to consider amendments to highway bill

WASHINGTON — It’s a rare Sunday session for senators, and on the agenda are efforts to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care law and revive the federal Export-Import Bank. 220 more words


'How about respect for voters?' Orrin Hatch gets pushback after telling senators to use 'courtesy and respect'

Hatch now on the floor calling for senators to treat each other with "courtesy and respect." "It's the honorable thing to do."

— Erica Werner (@ericawerner) …

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SUNDAY SENATE SESSION: Export-Import Bank & Obamacare hit the Highway

In a rare Sunday session, senators make efforts to revive the federal Export-Import Bank. Oh, and they also want to repeal the Affordable Care Act (again). 325 more words


"Another Ridiculous Endeavor": Republicans Schedule New ‘Obamacare’ Repeal Vote

There’s some disagreement about how many times House Republicans have voted to repeal all or parts of the Affordable Care Act. I’ve seen some estimates… 511 more words

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Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) speaks with reporters in the Ohio Clock Corridor regarding the multi-year highway funding bill that she announced earlier with her negotiating partner, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. 16 more words

White House Unveils $478 Billion Highway Bill

With two months remaining until the deadline to renew the federal infrastructure spending (May 31) the Obama administration is proposing a six year, $478 billion bill to Congress. 311 more words

Granite Construction sees gain in year-over-year revenues

Santa Cruz Sentinel WATSONVILLE—Granite Construction shares dropped more than 5 percent Friday after announcing a slight drop in fourth quarter revenues and a slight increase in revenues for the full year. 305 more words