Articles by Janet Hook

Senate Republicans Block $73Bln U.S. Stimulus Bill

  • 16 November 01
Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday blocked a Democratic bill to shore up the economy and increase spending on domestic security, creating an impasse expected to force both parties and the White House into high-level negotiations to craft a compromise measure.

Special Interests Cling to $70Bln U.S. Stimulus

  • 12 November 01
Watermelon growers. Filmmakers. Owners of electric cars. Commuters in northern New Jersey. Those are among the people who would benefit from the very fine print of a Senate measure to boost the languishing U.S. economy.

President Flip-Flops On Overhaul of IRS

Both Parties Declare Budget Deal Likely

Campaign Investigation To Include Republicans

Congress: Budget Fails To Balance

Gingrich Wins Re-election, Apologizes

Drop in U.S. Crime Gives Clinton Boost

Landmark Spending Bill Passes U.S. House

Nunn Retirement Deals New Blow to Democrats

Budget Bill Passes U.S. Congress

Republicans Unveil Budget Proposals

House Rejects Congress Term Limits