House Minority Whip Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., is seen during a news conference on Capitol Hill, on Dec. 27, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Hoyer: ‘Managing From Crisis to Crisis Every 60 to 90 Days’ is Absurd

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer says Congress must “put aside ideological constraints” and resolve differences over taxes, budget and spending.


Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Elections Have Consequences

The day after the voters spoke in our democracy, Republicans sought to set aside the results and focus on winning next time. It is not just a losing proposition for Republicans, it is a losing proposition for America.


Barack Obama (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Four More Years Of Gridlock

Even the most liberal of Democrats must agree that Obama’s inability to get foes to work with him is severely impeding any progress this country.