Republican senators said Wednesday that the president’s comments about a potential default could destabilize the economy.
Congressional Republicans called for the defunding of a program to subsidize vehicles powered by alternative fuels following new announcements of large taxpayer losses from loans made through the program.
A top Senate Republican has introduced legislation to prevent labor unions from receiving an exemption to Obamacare’s requirements in the wake of reports that they are seeking relief from the Obama administration.
All 46 Republican senators signed a letter on Wednesday calling on President Barack Obama to permanently delay the rest of Obamacare.
Sen. John Thune (R., S.D.) sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew Tuesday asking them to halt issuing or enforcing regulations drafted under Laura Hall Ingraham’s supervision at the IRS Obamacare office.
JOHN THUNE: It is the greatest crisis right now facing the country. Lord knows we’ve got lots of big problems and the world is a dangerous place, as we have been talking about. But if you look at what is the greatest threat to our future right now, it is out-of-control spending and debt at …
Republicans and outside business groups are calling on the Treasury Department to reject the sale of bankrupt battery-maker and stimulus recipient A123 Systems, Inc. to a Chinese firm, arguing the move could put American national security at risk.