Partisan fighting erupted immediately after new Idaho House Speaker was sworn in – bigcountrynewsconnection.com | NutSocia

BOISE — Mike Moyle was sworn in Thursday as the first new speaker of the Idaho House in a decade, and his first step was to ignite a major partisan struggle by informing the minority that he plans to allow just a single Democrat to serve on the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee, the key body that … Read more

House Democrats quietly plot leadership plans while awaiting Nancy Pelosi’s next move – CNN | NutSocia

CNN — The internal maneuvering of the Democrats to succeed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is taking place quietly behind the scenes, even as lawmakers remain completely in the dark about her ambitions and future plans. Members of Pelosi’s leadership team and those with ambitions to succeed her have reached out to their peers and launched … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Kevin McCarthy previews Republican plans for the majority – starting at the border – CNN | NutSocia

McAllen, Texas CNN — House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy has pledged to secure the border, cut government spending and launch tough investigations into the Biden administration if Republicans win the House on Tuesday, reflecting a mix of priorities since McCarthy forced will be to grapple with an increasingly hard-line and pro-Trump conference keen to impeach … Read more

Fed and White House unite for day that gets to the heart of Biden’s policy issue – CNN | NutSocia

CNN — Two centers of power in Washington on Wednesday will reveal the politically toxic dynamics of the key economic issue threatening President Joe Biden’s congressional majorities with midterm elections less than a week away. The Fed is likely to trigger another historic rate hike, and Biden will host an event about a half-mile away … Read more

US Capitol Police first learned of Paul Pelosi’s attack through House’s live camera feed – CNN | NutSocia

Washington CNN — The US Capitol Police first learned of the break-in at the home of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in San Francisco about 10 minutes after the incident when an officer activated police lights and sirens on a live camera feed at the Capitol Police Command Center in Washington, DC noted. According to a … Read more

Pfizer CEO unveils 2030 growth plan as company faces up to $18 billion in generic drug sales slump – CNBC | NutSocia

Albert Bourla, CEO of Pfizer, speaks during a news conference with the President of the European Commission after a visit to oversee the production of the Pfizer-BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine at U.S. pharmaceutical company Pfizer’s Puurs factory April 23, 2021. Johannes Thys | AFP | Getty Images Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla on Tuesday laid out his … Read more

Paul Pelosi suspect charged with attempted kidnapping of House Speaker and attempted murder – CNN | NutSocia

CNN — Paul Pelosi “is making steady progress in a long process of recovery,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in a statement Monday after federal and state indictments were announced against the man accused of assaulting him. “Since the horrific attack on Paul early Friday, we have been inundated with thousands of messages expressing concern, … Read more

Paul Pelosi suspect charged with attempted kidnapping of House Speaker and attempted murder – CNN | NutSocia

CNN — Paul Pelosi “is making steady progress in a long process of recovery,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in a statement Monday after federal and state indictments were announced against the man accused of assaulting him. “Since the horrific attack on Paul early Friday, we have been inundated with thousands of messages expressing concern, … Read more

Commentary: Democrats are better for our country and our economy – CNBC | NutSocia

Rep. Suzan DelBene, D-Wash., is Chair of the centrist New Democrat Coalition in the US House of Representatives. When voters head to the polls next Tuesday, they will look at what Congress has accomplished and the economy will come first. Republicans often claim their party is better for the economy, but when we look at … Read more

1 in 3 voters say fixing US economy should be top priority – here are the 3 money issues they care about most – CNBC | NutSocia

This election season, voters are focused on one big issue: the economy. Americans rank inflation as the top concern for the US, followed by jobs and the broader economy, an Ipsos/Reuters poll in October showed. Over the past year, Americans have wanted to dine out, travel and enjoy in-person events that became rare in the … Read more