Acrimony Deepens After Government Shutdown's First DayDay one of the government shutdown ended with recriminations between the parties deepening and no sign of progress towards ending the impasse.
U.S. Government Shuts Down As Democrats, Republicans Point Finger At Each OtherThe federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration in a striking display of Washington dysfunction.
Divided Congress Appears To Be Racing Towards A ShutdownA bitterly-divided Congress is hurtling toward a government shutdown this weekend.
House Passes Stopgap Funding Bill To Avert Government ShutdownThe House has passed a temporary government-wide funding bill that would avert a government shutdown this weekend.
Conservatives Balk At GOP Plan To Avert Government Shutdown Hard-line conservatives are threatening to scuttle Republican leaders' plans to prevent a weekend government shutdown.
Familiar Partisan Clashes Face Lawmakers As Congress ReturnsLawmakers will be returning to some familiar partisan clashes as Congress begins its 2018 session.
Newly-Passed Tax Bill Includes Tax Cuts For Alcohol Producershe just-passed tax bill is expected to boost the alcohol industry. That’s because there's a tax cut in there just for producers of beer, wine and spirits.
Congress Clears Temporary Spending Bill To Avert ShutdownThe Republican-led Congress narrowly passed a temporary spending bill Thursday to avert a government shutdown, doing the bare minimum in a sprint toward the holidays and punting disputes on immigration, health care and the budget to next year.
Region Could Lose $60 Million In Charitable Donations Due To GOP Tax Bill, Say Local CharitiesJust when charitable giving goes up during the holidays, Congress passes a tax bill that could up-end it all, local charities say.
Senate Passes Tax Bill, Sending It Back To HouseSenate Republicans have passed the most sweeping rewrite of the nation’s tax laws in more than three decades, setting the stage for a final House vote Wednesday.
House Forced To Re-Vote On GOP Tax Bill WednesdayDemocrats say three provisions in the Republican $1.5 trillion tax bill violate Senate rules and will likely be removed before that chamber votes on the measure.
Turzai Runs For Governor, Criticizing Wolf, But Hedges Bets By Running For State House TooHouse Speaker Mike Turzai, a North Hills Republican, confirmed what many knew on KDKA Radio on Wednesday with KDKA political editor Jon Delano.
5 House Dems Introduce Impeachment Articles Against TrumpFive Democrats have introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.
House Speaker Mike Turzai To Run For Pennsylvania GovernorRepublican House Speaker Mike Turzai, the Pennsylvania Legislature's most prominent budget hawk, is running for governor.
Sen. Casey, Gov. Wolf Say GOP Tax Plan Will Take Deductions From PennsylvaniansThousands of Pennsylvanians will lose an important tax deduction, say U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and Gov. Tom Wolf, both Democrats, if a Republican tax plan moves forward in Congress.