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What could possibly cause the senators to stay up past their bedtime? The not-quite-yearly but still semi-frequent budget reconciliation.

Much like your irresponsible sibling, the federal government can't resist spending even when the money isn't there. In order to maintain this habit, the government consistently borrows money from others, including countries like China. The result of this borrowing is an ever-growing mountain of debt.

No Labels co-founders Ambassador Stuart Holliday and Jarvis Stewart speak with NBC News reporter Leigh Ann Caldwell about the lame duck session in Congress.

No Labels Honorary Co-Chairs Gov. Jon Huntsman and Sen. Joe Manchin speak with The New York Times' Jonathan Weisman and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto.

No Labels Co-Founders Mack McLarty and Alan Fleischmann speak with Judy Woodruff, Co-Anchor and Managing Editor of PBS NewsHour, about Congress' August recess and issues left unresolved.

In today's Problem-Solver's Daily, we discuss progress on providing funding to the Highway Trust Fund.

In today's Problem-Solver's Daily, we discuss what Congress has on its plate before the November midterm elections.

In today's Problem-Solver's Daily, we discuss what is causing gridlock in Congress.

In today's Problem-Solver's Daily, we discuss what Congress is focused on.

In today's Problem-Solver's Daily, we discuss how divided Congress is.

Problem Solvers

  • Andy Barr
  • John Barrow
  • Mark Begich
  • Ami  Bera
  • Sanford Bishop
  • Diane Black
  • Bruce Braley
  • Julia Brownley
  • Larry Bucshon
  • Cheri Bustos
  • Tony Cardenas
  • Robert P. Casey, Jr.
  • Joaquin Castro
  • David  Cicilline
  • Mike Coffman
  • Paul Cook
  • Jim Cooper
  • Jim Costa
  • Rodney Davis
  • John Delaney
  • Jeff Denham
  • Charlie Dent
  • Sean Duffy
  • Elizabeth Esty

From the Blog

  • April 11, 2015
    No Labels
    No Labels co-founders Steve Odland and Congressman Tom McMillen speak with Admiral Paul Zukunft about the Coast Guard's priorities, as well as Jared Bernstein, a senior fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, about the economy.
  • March 24, 2015
    No Labels
    What could possibly cause the senators to stay up past their bedtime? The not-quite-yearly but still semi-frequent budget reconciliation.

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