Tax Reform's Murky Future

Opinion | Joanne Butler

Politics, process and a razor-thin Senate GOP majority makes things uncertain.

McConnell Looks To Schedule Floor Vote On Graham-Cassidy

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (C) arrives to face reporters following a weekly lunch meeting with fellow Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

It is the Leader’s intention’

McConnell Warming Up New Obamacare Repeal

Politics | Robert Donachie
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Immortalizing Obamacare’

NYT Furious GOP Doing Exactly What NYT Wanted Dems To Do In 2013

Opinion | Will Ricciardella
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 12: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) answers questions at the U.S. Capitol on September 12, 2017 in Washington, DC. Schumer answered a range of questions relating to the upcoming Senate agenda during the press conference. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Journalism however, demands accuracy, consistency, and integrity.

McConnell Could Play Hardball On Judicial Nominees

Politics | Kevin Daley
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks on the Senate floor in July 2017. (YouTube screenshot/PBS NewsHour)

Senate GOP may end ‘blue slip’ practice

Bannon Sees This As Proof Of Ryan And McConnell Not Supporting Trump

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Speaker of the House Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) (L) and Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) speak to members of the media in front of the West Wing of the White House February 27, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Would Schumer and Pelosi do the same?

Bannon The Barbarian Conquers "60 Minutes"

Opinion | Chuck Muth
Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon attends a roundtable discussion held by U.S. President Donald Trump with auto industry leaders at the American Center for Mobility in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S., March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX317D4

Republicans who are openly trying to sabotage the Trump presidency will face impossible primaries.

McConnell Says Debt Ceiling Vote Won't Happen This Year

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘My assumption is that the debt ceiling will continue’

Black Looks For Budget Win Following Trump's Debt Ceiling Deal With Dems

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) announces the 2018 budget blueprint during a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein - RTX3BY3H

‘Let’s move ahead with this process’

McConnell Hid A Surprise For Democrats In That Debt Ceiling Deal

Politics | Robert Donachie
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (C) walks to a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Since I was in charge of drafting the debt ceiling provision…’

Corker Is Toying With Retirement

Politics | Robert Donachie
Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) speaks to reporters about the Senate healthcare bill on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - RTS1964U

‘I’m still contemplating the future’

Bannon Says McConnell Told Trump To Tone Down 'Drain The Swamp' Rhetoric

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
White House Chief Strategist Bannon departs the Rose Garden after U.S. President Donald Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement at the White House in Washington

‘You gotta back off that’

2018 Could Be The Year Incumbents Are Shown The Door In A 'Trumpian Manner'

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

‘A vote a whole election can turn on’

GOP Snoozes And Loses

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
President-elect Trump and President Obama are greeted by Nancy Pelosi as they arrive for Trump's inauguration ceremony. J. Scott Applewhite - Pool/Getty Images.

If Republicans can’t get anything done, Trump will work with Democrats.

Hill Republicans Livid Over Trump Siding With Dems On Debt Ceiling

Politics | Jack Crowe
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 10: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (L), walks with President-elect Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol for a meeting November 10, 2016 in Washington, DC. Earlier in the day president-elect Trump met with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Ridiculous and disgraceful’

How Trump Caved To Dems Over Debt Ceiling, Govt. Funding

Politics | Robert Donachie
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (L), U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (2nd R), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (R) and other congressional leaders in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘We had a very good meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer’