June 23rd, 2012
09:18 AM ET
2 years ago

Powerful congressman accused of campaign finance violations

Washington (CNN) - Republican Rep. Vern Buchanan, a self-made Florida millionaire, is only in his third term in Congress, but he already is in charge of fundraising for the National Republican Congressional Committee, and he sits on the powerful House Ways and Means committee.

But all that could be jeopardized. Federal investigations underway could result in Buchanan serving his next term behind bars.

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Filed under: Congress • Florida • NRCC
Republicans talk health care, Obama economy in weekly address
June 23rd, 2012
06:00 AM ET
2 years ago

Republicans talk health care, Obama economy in weekly address

(CNN) - President Barack Obama advocated for his jobs package while Rep. Bill Cassidy argued against the health reform law as they stood by their parties' positions Saturday during their weekly addresses.

Obama called on Congress to pass a transportation bill, expand access to college and fund infrastructure projects.
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Filed under: 2012 • Economy • Health care • President Obama
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