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Sens. Mike Lee and Jerry Moran Oppose the Senate Healthcare Bill

On Monday night, Sens. Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) came out against the Senate healthcare bill, known as the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) — a move that will imperil the bill’s chances of passing through the upper chamber.

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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

Only 23% Think Obamacare a Success, 62% Think Repeal Likely

Only 23% Think Obamacare a Success, 62% Think Repeal Likely

According to the latest Rasmussen poll published on April 8th, only 23% of likely American voters now rate Obamacare as a success and 62% believe Republicans will repeal the law. The latest polling results are a very bad omen for

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

Republicans See Opportunity in More Than a Dozen 2014 Senate Races

Republicans See Opportunity in More Than a Dozen 2014 Senate Races

Fox News reports on the unpopularity of Obamacare and how the Republican party believes it has made a number of Democrats vulnerable in the upcoming 2014 midterm elections. Washington Republicans say they are now competitive in more than a dozen

US Senate OKs Bill to End Air Traffic Control Furloughs

US Senate OKs Bill to End Air Traffic Control Furloughs

The US Senate passed quick-fix legislation to end the furloughs of air traffic control staff that have triggered thousands of flight delays across the country in the past week. The bill, which passed by unanimous consent following a public outcry

Moran: Reid Said Senate Would Do Nothing Until After 2012 Election

Moran: Reid Said Senate Would Do Nothing Until After 2012 Election

Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) said shortly after he arrived in the Senate after being elected in 2010, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) let him know the Senate was not going to accomplish anything until after the 2012 presidential election.

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’ –