President Obama says he is "absolutely confident" he will get a health care bill--with or without Republican votes.
August 20, 2009 | 12:55 PM EDT
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August 19, 2009 | 14:18 PM EDT
In a recent congressional hearing, Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV, said he sometimes refers to John P. Holdren, Obama's science czar, as 'walking on water.'
August 18, 2009 | 12:15 PM EDT
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says that, contrary to news reports, the White House "continues to support the public option" health care proposal.
August 17, 2009 | 14:24 PM EDT
August 14, 2009 | 14:12 PM EDT
In Mexico on Aug. 10, 2009, President Obama referred to Americans opposed to amnesty for illegal aliens as 'demagogues.'
August 12, 2009 | 17:27 PM EDT
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, using a statistic from an ACORN-backed group, says health insurance profits are ridiculous.
August 10, 2009 | 18:04 PM EDT
Conservative leader Phyllis Schlafly said that President Obama wants government control of health care.
August 10, 2009 | 18:01 PM EDT
Conservative leader Phyllis Schlafly said that Democratic leaders are resorting to "name-calling" because they "don't have good arguments" to buttress their health care reform plans.
August 5, 2009 | 17:04 PM EDT
Simon Rosenberg, president of the National Democratic Network, in his remarks about immigration reform, said it was time for Lou Dobbs to leave CNN and go to work for Fox News Channel.
August 3, 2009 | 17:28 PM EDT
Rep. Pete Hoekstra (R.-Mich.), the ranking Republican on the House Intelligence committee says the CIA's enhanced interrogation techniques filled a "critical piece of the puzzle."
July 31, 2009 | 11:33 AM EDT
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) again dodged the question of whether she wants federal funding of abortion through the health-care plan now being considered by Congress.
July 31, 2009 | 11:08 AM EDT
Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) said that he is a supporter of Sarah Palin's apparent leadership of the Republican Party.
July 30, 2009 | 16:13 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, talking about health-care reform legislation, told reporters that Americans should not 'cry great big tears' for the insurance industry.
July 29, 2009 | 10:05 AM EDT
Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, says he plans to introduce a constitutional amendment guaranteeing Americans "a right to health care."
July 28, 2009 | 14:28 PM EDT
President Obama's top science adviser said in a book he co-authored in 1973: 'The fetus, given the opportunity to develop properly before birth, and given the essential early socializing experiences and sufficient nourishing food during the crucial early years after birth, will ultimately develop into a human being.'
July 27, 2009 | 13:44 PM EDT
Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, said that President Obama used to support a single-payer health care plan but flip-flopped on the issue because of the "Rahm Emanuel Factor."
July 24, 2009 | 17:31 PM EDT
Judiciary Chairman John Conyers sees no point in lawmakers reading 1,000-page health bill--unless they have two lawyers to interpret it for them. (By: Nicholas Ballasy, Jon Schulter.)
July 24, 2009 | 14:37 PM EDT
The new White House Office of Social Innovation will receive $50 million from the economic stimulus bill to award as grants to non-profit groups working to solve social problems in innovative ways.
July 20, 2009 | 11:17 AM EDT
Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) said that the Senate health care reform bill, which provides for taxpayer money to go to insurers that provide abortions, is unconscionable and that there are many pro-life Democrats who can help stop it.