12/12/2013 6:23amThe co-architect of a new budget deal in Congress concedes the political accommodation is modest, but says it moves a fiscally challenged government "in the right direction."
12/12/2013 11:02amHe's known for coloring outside the lines in the staid Senate. Now children of all ages can color in U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz.
12/12/2013 12:08pmHouse Speaker John Boehner is fed up and speaking out against interest groups on his right flank that he says are pushing his GOP colleagues around and attacking him for not being conservative enough.
12/12/2013 12:32pmHe's known for coloring outside the lines in the staid U.S. Senate. Now children large and small can color in U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz.
12/12/2013 7:00pmBattle-fatigued and suddenly bipartisan, the House voted Thursday night to ease across-the-board federal spending cuts and head off future government shutdowns, acting after Speaker John Boehner unleashed a stinging attack on tea party-aligned conservative groups campaigning for the measure's defeat.