John Andrew Boehner, the 61st Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, delivered an emotional farewell address on the floor of the House today as he prepares to retire at the end of October after a 24 year career as a member of Congress. The son of an Ohio barkeeper previously served as the […]
Protesters showed their opposition against President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran during a rally sponsored by the activist group Tea Party Patriots in Washington, District of Columbia, U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. Republicans have condemned the agreement, saying it will not prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons. Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Senator […]
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Today I covered the Supreme Court’s ruling on the contraceptive mandate portion of President Obama’s signature healthcare reform law for Bloomberg. The Court ruled 5-4 in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby that for-profit employers with religious objections can opt out of providing contraception coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
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Covered the press conference with the leadership following the weekly Republican Conference meeting today. Speaker of the House John Boehner said that the focus of the Republican party has, and will continue to be jobs. For more of the selects from the shoot, visit my archive.
I was sent to the Heritage Foundation to cover a talk by Senator Ted Cruz. I was not expecting to get much from this, but after he decided to stand at the edge of the small stage instead of use the podium, there were some opportunities. The light was actually pretty good too.
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