Tom Howell Jr.


Treasury's Jack Lew warns against brinkmanship over debt ceiling

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on Sunday called on Congress to "do its job" and avoid what could be a bruising budgetary standoff this fall, arguing... Read more

Anthony Weiner under pressure to drop out as campaign manager quits

Embattled candidate Anthony D. Weiner faced mounting pressure Sunday to reconsider his mayoral ambitions in New York City after he confessed last... Read more

House panel looks at ways to help children of illegal immigrants

A House panel pushed forward Tuesday with the Republicans' step-by-step approach to immigration reform, taking up proposals that carve a pathway... Read more

Resolution on contraceptive coverage getting closer for religious employers

Religiously devout employers who object to insuring contraceptives for their employees under President Obama's new health care law are closer to... Read more

Obama's health care law shifts big unions' political alliances to GOP

Discord over President Obama's health care law is forging strange alliances, with top Republicans reaching out to union bosses who helped... Read more

Official: "Evolving" evidence led to health law delays

A Treasury Department official in charge of health policy said Wednesday the Obama administration's decision to delay the... Read more

Senate GOP files bill to defund Obamacare

Senate Republicans ratcheted up calls to fully defund "Obamacare" through legislation Thursday, even as similar, piecemeal efforts failed during... Read more