Congress

Senator Enzi Accepting Applications For Fall 2015 Page Positions
U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging Wyoming students who will be juniors in high school to apply to be a Senate page for the fall session in Washington, DC. There are a total of 30 page positions in the United States Senate each session and Senator Enzi is fortunate to have the opportunit…
Gun Ban Proposal Introduced In Washington
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Democrats are reintroducing legislation to ban assault weapons but the measure faces long odds even after last month’s mass school shooting in Newtown, Conn. The measure being unveiled Thursday is authored by Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of…
A Look At President Obama’s Gun Control Measures
WASHINGTON (AP) — Proposals for curbing gun violence announced Wednesday by President Barack Obama: NEEDS CONGRESSIONAL ACTION: — Requiring background checks on all gun sales. The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence says 40 percent of gun sales are conducted with no criminal backgro…
The Trillion Dollar Coin… Coming To A Pocket Nowhere Near Yours
A surprisingly serious proposal in the political world has been making headlines.  Congress has been searching for a solution to the looming debt ceiling.  The idea proposed would take care of the debt that has been accumulating.  Say hello to the Trillion Dollar Coin! The idea is sim…