MERRIMACK, N.H. — When Sen. Ted Cruz finally made it to the primary season campaign trail on Friday, more than four full days after officially announcing his presidential bid, he said he felt good. Really good.
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WASHINGTON — A California school dispute that arose when students wore shirts emblazoned with the American flag on Cinco de Mayo could prompt the Supreme Court to take a new look at the free-speech rules for high schools.
WASHINGTON – House Republicans and Democrats came together last week to resolve a decade-old deficiency in the way doctors are reimbursed by Medicare.
WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives easily passed bipartisan legislation Thursday to update the way Medicare pays physicians and extend federal funding for a popular children’s health insurance program, putting pressure on the Senate to act before Congress recesses Friday.
WASHINGTON — In his first three days as a declared presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz missed more than a dozen votes in the Senate.
ATLANTA — A Baton Rouge, La., hospital is closing the only emergency room on the city’s impoverished north side, a real-world ripple effect of the ideological clash over President Barack Obama’s health care law.
HOUSTON — Former Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday outlined the experience that he said could set him apart in a crowded GOP presidential field, underscoring his military service and humble beginnings.
U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe, who represents Texas’ Fourth Congressional District including Grayson and Fannin counties, will host a telephone town hall at 7 p.m. Thursday. The event will allow individuals within the District to pose questions to the representative by pre-registering and calling in to a toll-free line.
WASHINGTON — Top U.S. officials have shown a willingness to adjust President Barack Obama’s plan for winding down the war in Afghanistan, allowing military commanders to delay troop departures and expanding combat authorities for forces remaining on the ground.
WASHINGTON — In the annals of government contracting, there are all sorts of embarrassments that reveal how wasteful and cumbersome the process can be, from the $600 toilet seat to billions wasted in failed programs.