Tag: Jerry Moran

GOP Sen Moran Calls for Open Hearings on Health Care Bill

Monday morning at a town hall event, Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) said he wanted open hearings for the Republican health care plan. Moran said, “What we ought to do is have hearings, open hearings, people then can come—experts and others

Obama Bows to Pressure, Appoints Ebola Czar

Obama Bows to Pressure, Appoints Ebola Czar

President Barack Obama is still resisting banning travel to and from West African nations under siege from Ebola, but he has now agreed to do one thing top congressional Republicans have been demanding: appoint an Ebola point person to run

GOP Senate Map Expands to 12 States

In terms of 2014 overall race for control of the Senate, CQ Roll Call’s Niels Lesniewski quotes National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Jerry Moran, “I think we have a good map in the sense that we have good candidates and good

Nate Silver: 60% Chance GOP Takes Back Senate

Nate Silver: 60% Chance GOP Takes Back Senate

Statistician Nate Silver believes the Senate is trending toward Republicans.  On ABC’s This Week, Silver projected that Republicans have a 60% chance to win the six seats they need to take back control of the Senate in November. His data

DOL Withdraws New Rule Restricting Chores on Family Farms

DOL Withdraws New Rule Restricting Chores on Family Farms

The Department of Labor announced on Thursday that it would withdraw its proposed rule to apply child labor laws to children working on family farms and ranches. “The decision to withdraw this rule – including provisions to define the ‘parental exemption’ –