WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House of Representatives early on Sunday brought the federal government closer to a shutdown as it voted to delay U.S. President Barack Obama's landmark health care law for a year as part of an emergency spending bill.
Republican-led House approved legislation imposing a 1-year delay in key parts of the health care law as the price for avoiding a partial government shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says a House Republican bill that would delay a major provision of President Barack Obama's health care law is reckless and irresponsible.
White House, Democrats vow to reject GOP's latest Obamacare conditions to fund government past Monday
House Republicans in their latest bill to avoid a government shutdown will fund the governmentt for 45 days, while delaying Obamacare for one year.
The fate of a possible government shutdown now rests with the House of Representatives after the Senate voted Friday to send the GOP-dominated chamber a simple extension of government spending through mid-November.
President Obama warned Republicans not to "threaten to burn the house down simply because you haven't gotten 100% of your way."
White House press secretary Jay Carney gives his daily news briefing at the White House in...
President Barack Obama says Congress has to act to keep the nation's economy from a crisis like the
— Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said Friday he'll move up the national convention, shorten the primary season and hand-pick debate hosts to improve the chances of a Republican winning the White House in 2016.