Senate Republicans determined to move on fast track trade bill
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) gestures to to a colleague before the start of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's address a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR), who is attending his first hearing as chairman after the retirement of Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) makes opening remarks as on hearings on President Obama's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget, on Capitol Hill, in...more
Labor Dept to unveil proposed overtime pay rules
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Overtime pay rules for broad swaths of salaried U.S. workers would be overhauled under a proposal that moved forward on Tuesday, with...
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - New Yorkers voted in a special election to replace disgraced Representative Michael Grimm on Tuesday,
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Mike Huckabee, a former Baptist pastor and unabashed culture warrior, enters the race for the 2016 Republican presidential...
Fed's Yellen says met firm at heart of leak probes
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen met with a research firm that later published confidential information from the central...
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