Politics

10 April 2013

Gun Compromise Reached

Posted in Politics

Washington, D.C.

Senators announce deal on background checks. Brian Mooar reports.

09 April 2013

DC Braces For Immigration March

Posted in Politics

Silver Spring, Md.

Tens of thousands expected to march on Washington D.C. Wednesday in call for immigration reform. Brian Mooar reports.

09 April 2013

Newtown Families Lobby Lawmakers

Posted in Politics

Washington, D.C.

Relatives of Sandy Hook victims fly to D.C. to push for gun control. Steve Handelsman reports.

04 April 2013

PERS Bill May Reach The Senate This Week

Posted in Politics

A bill to change the Public Employees Retirement System, or PERS is moving up in the legislature. On Wednesday, a subcommittee passed Senate Bill 822 with a vote of 6 to 3.  The bill would reduce ...

02 April 2013

Gun Laws

Posted in Politics, National & World News

Lawmakers in several states are tackling new gun laws, and the NRA unveils its recommendations to improve school security. Danielle Leigh reports.

02 April 2013

Use Of Seclusion Cells for Students In Oregon May End

Posted in Politics

The Oregon Senate has voted to make "seclusion cells" used to isolate misbehaving students in schools illegal. The law would get rid of any freestanding or self-contained unit or cell used for punis ...

27 March 2013

The End Of DOMA?

Posted in Politics, Local, National & World News, Regional

Washington, D.C.

Supreme Court could strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, which prevents legally married same-sex couples from receiving a wide range of federal benefits. Danielle Leigh reports.

14 March 2013

Budget Plans

Posted in Politics

Washington, D.C.

The President met with both Republicans and Democrats in separate meetings to try and win over Senate Republicans to find a common ground on getting a budget passed. Jennifer Johnson reports.

13 March 2013

Face-To-Face

Posted in Politics, Economy

President Obama meets with House GOP to discuss dueling budget plans. Jennifer Johnson reports.

12 March 2013

Dueling Budgets

Posted in Politics, National & World News, Economy

Washington, D.C.

House proposal repeals Obamacare and restructures Medicare; Senate hopes to cut spending and close tax loopholes. Jennifer Johnson reports.