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Boehner: Must address spending in debt limit fight

09/12/2013 10:02am
House Speaker John Boehner says Republicans will insist on curbing spending in the fight over the debt limit.

Boehner says he was insulted by Putin comments

09/12/2013 10:19am
House Speaker John Boehner says he feels insulted by an opinion piece written by Russian President Vladimir Putin (POO'-tihn).

House passes bill to delay health care subsidies

09/12/2013 11:19am
The House passed a bill Thursday to ban new subsidies to help people buy health insurance until the Obama administration enacts a new verification system to ensure benefits go only to those who are eligible.

Lawyer: No charges for Utah AG in bribery probe

09/12/2013 4:16pm
A federal bribery investigation of Utah Attorney General John Swallow ended Thursday without charges, enabling him to shrug off at least some of the allegations that have dogged him since taking office in January.

Senate panel Oks measure defining a journalist

09/12/2013 4:40pm
A Senate panel on Thursday approved legislation designed to protect reporters and the news media from having to reveal their confidential sources after narrowing the definition of a journalist and establishing which formats _ traditional and online _ provide news to people worldwide.

Senate confirms nominee caught up in Benghazi

09/12/2013 5:04pm
The Senate on Thursday confirmed Victoria Nuland, President Barack Obama's choice as chief U.S. envoy for Europe who was widely criticized for her role in the talking points created after last year's deadly assault in Benghazi, Libya.