Lillian Murty

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Insurance Exchanges Will Open To Scrutiny, Curiosity, Confusion

Tuesday is a big day for the White House. That's when new health insurance exchanges open in every state, where people can buy the insurance the Affordable Care Act requires next year. They will also see if they qualify for new subsidies to help them afford it.<p>The day will be met by both intense …

Shutdown Standoff: 'How Dare You,' And Other Views From Congress

The federal government has moved closer to the brink of a shutdown, as the House of Representatives approved a temporary funding bill Saturday night that the Senate and White House say has no chance of becoming law.<p>The House bill would avert the budget deadline at midnight Monday by funding the …

Fringe Factor: Halt Teen Pregnancy Without Birth Control

A prediction for the date of the president's ouster and other terrific ideas from America's fringe. By Caitlin Dickson.<p><b>President Obama Will Be</b> …

EXCLUSIVE SUNDAY: David sits down with Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz after his 21+ hour verbal assault on the Senate floor against Obamacare. What would you like David to ask?

EXCERPT: Chris Matthews' new book 'Tip and The Gipper'

The following is an excerpt from the new book <b>Tip and The Gipper: When Politics Worked</b> about the relationship between Republican President Ronald Reagan and Democratic House Speaker Tip O'Neill by Chris Matthews, who worked for O'Neill during the Reagan administration. Chris Matthews is on the Meet …

A Viewer’s Guide to the Shutdown Showdown

With few­er than 72 hours be­fore a po­ten­tial gov­ern­ment shut­down, the House re­con­venes Sat­urday to de­cide how law­makers should re­spond to …

GOP's 'touch-the-stove' moment

For the House GOP leadership, this has become known as the “touch-the-stove moment.”<p>After nearly three years of narrowly avoiding government shutdowns, debt defaults and other fiscal follies, House Republicans appear poised to finally grasp the hot stove-top and allow federal government operations …