Last year, budget fights caused the federal government to shut down for a few days. This year, Republicans look to be planning a "clean" continuing resolution, setting government funding levels at the same place they've been at for this year.
Or will they?
The AP-Times Square New Year’s Eve Poll conducted by GfK surveyed 1,367 American adults this month to determine public attitudes about political issues, government, and 2013 as a whole.
After the devastating sequestration cuts, the White House decided it couldn’t afford to host public tours any more.
The annual power list at Forbes was topped by Obama every year except one until 2013. Obama is now #2 and Putin claimed the top spot this year.
The rich don’t mind high taxes, in fact, they want to pay more, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (R-Nev.) claimed during a radio interview with KNPR radio Thursday.