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David Hawkings’ Whiteboard: Congressional Factions

Pelosi Slams GOP Budget Proposal

With just four days left until the Dec. 11 deadline for a federal budget bill, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that Republican leadership’s spending proposal “completely erased” the bipartisan efforts at compromise on omnibus riders.

Office Space: Steve King's Excavation Site
 

Boehner Defends Speakership Amid Party Unrest
“This is one member, alright?”

Despite efforts Wednesday to focus his final news conference before the August recess on GOP accomplishments in the 114th Congress, Speaker John A. Boehner found himself dedicating nearly half of his seven minutes of remarks to an effort by North Carolina Republican Mark Meadows to remove him as speaker.