Earlier in the day, the U.S. House’s plan to end the shutdown included a two-year delay on a medical devices tax, which is a big issue for many Minnesota companies.
The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on a key amendment to an Immigration reform bill Monday. It would create a “pathway to citizenship” for 11 million people who came here illegally.
She will remain the one woman in a leadership position in the room when important issues effecting women are negotiated over the next year and a strong reminder that Democrats stand with women and promote them to positions of power.
For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
AZ Rep. Gabrielle Giffords made a surprise return to the floor of the US House during the budget compromise vote yesterday.