House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) is determined to prevent politically toxic votes on the House floor.
Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) didn’t get the memo. Read more at The Hill.
The police asked the telephone company to install a pen register — an electronic device that records all numbers called from a particular telephone line – to monitor Smith’s home phone. The device helped police determine that Smith had placed the offensive calls to McDonough, leading to his arrest and conviction. Continue reading
When it comes to bailouts, monetary policy, and banking regulation, the Federal Reserve has the last word. No one – not the President, not Congress, not anyone – stops the Fed from doing what it has determined to do. Until last week. Continue reading