David Welna

David Welna appears in the following:

Ted Cruz: From Texas Underdog To Republican Up-And-Comer

Saturday, March 16, 2013

The keynote speaker at Saturday night's closing session of the Conservative Political Action Conference is a 42-year-old Texan who's been a U.S. senator since January.

In that short time, Tea Party Republican Ted Cruz has already made a mark — and in doing so, he's simply ignored a tradition of ...


After Fruitless Weekend, Congress Still Seeks Fiscal Deal

Monday, December 31, 2012

Both the House and the Senate were in session Sunday evening, but a bipartisan push by Senate leaders fell short. Monday is the last day to avoid the tax hikes and spending cuts, thou...


'Fiscal Cliff' Countdown: 4 Days Until The Plunge

Friday, December 28, 2012

So far there are no signs of a breakthrough in talks between Democrats and Republicans in Washington to stave off the tax hikes and spending cuts set to take effect on New Year's Day....

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The NRA's Lock On The Gun Control Debate

Saturday, July 28, 2012

There have been expressions of sorrow from the nation's political leaders over the shootings in Colorado, but no one's making any attempt at rewriting laws to head off another massacr...


Even Lawmakers Ask: Does Anyone Like Congress?

Friday, November 25, 2011

Last month, for the first time ever, a CBS-New York Times poll showed Congress' approval rating had plunged to a single digit — 9 percent. And following this week's failure by the sup...

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Lawmakers Seek Transparency From Supercommittee

Friday, September 16, 2011

The 12 members of the newly formed congressional committee are charged with finding more than $1 trillion in budget savings this fall. Their clout could attract extra attention from s...