Jordan won't run for Oversight gavel

Jordan won't run for Oversight gavel

By cmarcos@thehill.com (Cristina Marcos) Conservative favorite Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) won’t run for chairman of the House Oversight Committee, an aide confirmed to The Hill on Tuesday.Jordan, a member of the committee and former chairman of the conservative...
Dems see political gold in Trump budget

Dems see political gold in Trump budget

By iswanson@thehill.com (Mike Lillis) House Democrats are hoping President Trump’s newly proposed budget blueprint will be a political albatross for Republicans at the polls next year.Unveiled Tuesday, Trump’s fiscal 2018 budget proposal pushes sharp...