Stories tagged: bipartisan
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
Bipartisan immigration bill surfaces, Trump knocks it down
A bipartisan immigration proposal has surfaced in the Senate, only to be quickly knocked down by President Donald Trump via Twitter on Monday.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Sen.-elect Jones says he’ll be independent, doesn’t think Trump should resign
Days after being elected in an upset in one of most Republican of states, Sen.-elect Doug Jones had a message for his new colleagues: I’ll work with both parties.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Bipartisan plan to curb health premiums gets strong support
A bipartisan proposal to calm churning health insurance markets gained momentum Thursday when enough lawmakers rallied behind it to give it potentially unstoppable Senate support. But its fate remained unclear …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Parties fight over funding children’s health insurance
Republicans pushed a bill extending financing for a popular health insurance program for children through a House committee Wednesday, but partisan divisions over how to pay for it suggest that …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
McConnell to consider bipartisan plan to pay health insurers
A week after an attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act failed, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he’d consider a bipartisan effort to continue payments to insurers to avert …
Sun., March 17, 2013
Spin Control: Clearing the brush on what’s bipartisan
OLYMPIA – As the Legislature passed a key deadline last week, the “bi” word was thrown around quite a bit. Bipartisan. The problem was that bipartisan seems to mean different …