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Paul Ryan

Will Congressional Republicans Back the Ryan/Murray Budget Deal?

Will Rep. Paul Ryan’s fellow Republicans get behind the budget deal he helped to craft, or is compromise simply not an acceptable option?

12/10/2013

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Congress Looks At Justice’s Marijuana Decision

The Obama administration is facing criticism over its attempt to straddle the federal law that makes marijuana illegal and state laws that permit recreational use of the drug.

09/10/2013

President Bashar Assad (credit: CBS)

How Will Obama Respond to a No Vote on Syria?

With negative public sentiment growing and more members of Congress coming out against action in Syria, we must look at how President Obama will respond to a no vote from Congress.

09/08/2013

Rep. Mike Coffman (credit: CBS)

Could Coffman’s Immigration Strategy Help the GOP?

Can Rep. Mike Coffman’s strategy on immigration reform be a guide for fellow Republicans?

07/30/2013

CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd talks with Navy veteran Rick Grimes. (Credit: CBS)

Federal Legislation Aimed At Getting Vets Back To Work

Veterans are struggling to find jobs, so a Colorado Congressman is sponsoring new legislation designed to help.

05/23/2013

Capitol Hill

Sequestration: What if it’s not a Disaster?

The impending sequestration cuts are being treated like an oncoming freight train that will derail and wreak havoc on our entire country. But what if the cuts are handled well and actually don’t hurt as bad as predicted?

02/26/2013

The Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo (credit: MySpace)

Where Are All of the Mental Health Reform Bills?

While gun control proposals have dominated national and local headlines, the other major issue that many, including our governor and our president, feel is equally important, has yet to be covered.

02/06/2013

Capitol Hill

Opinion: New Beginnings

This New Year ushers in a new Congress and a large Freshman class. Here’s hoping that new faces create needed change on the Hill.

01/04/2013

Peter King

Opinion: A Terrible End To A Terrible Congress

Congress refused to vote for relief for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The first Republican President famously said “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” The same holds true for the Republican Party today.

01/04/2013

Congress (file photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Fiscal Cliff Secret: Time Travel

While we maybe heading over the “fiscal cliff”, our government has a secret weapon to address the problem in 2013, its own version of a time machine.

12/30/2012

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