Archive for January 2015

That was the week that was

January 11, 2015 - 02:30 PM
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Republican Strategist Jack Burkman and Democratic Strategist Richard Fowler break down the week in politics.

In this installment they debate the Keystone XL Pipeline, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's fundraising campaign, and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's awkward hug at the Dallas Cowboys' first playoff game.

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Tax reform is feasible in the 114th Congress

January 7, 2015 - 04:40 PM
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The GOP assumed control of both chambers of Congress on Tuesday and set the stage for another round of fierce partisan battles. At issue: health care, immigration, and key environmental and business regulations.

Ryan Alexander, president of the non-partisan Taxpayers for Common Sense, followed the money for Capital Insider.

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Lawmakers return to Washington

January 7, 2015 - 11:45 AM
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In a blend of pageantry and politics, Republicans assumed control of both chambers of Congress on Tuesday. But divided government is still on full display -- even within the GOP ranks -- with House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) as "exhibit A."

Kevin Cirilli, reporter for The Hill, discussed the 114th Congress with Capital Insider.

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That was the week that was

January 5, 2015 - 04:15 PM
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Republican Strategist Jack Burkman and Democratic Strategist Richard Fowler break down the week in politics.

In this installment, they debate the Obama administration's action against North Korea, allegations of racism against Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.), and new presidential poll numbers on former Florda Gov. Jeb Bush (R).

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