House Dems: Focus on 'all the single ladies'
May 15th, 2014
08:36 AM ET
4 months ago

House Dems: Focus on 'all the single ladies'

(CNN) – House Democrats are taking a cue from Beyonce and targeting "all the single ladies" in the hopes they can take over Republican held seats this November.

Party officials recognize that Democrats' chances of retaking control of the House are remote at best, but by zeroing-in on unmarried women, who helped propel President Barack Obama to his second term, they believe they can shrink the GOP majority.

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Filed under: 2014 • Congress • House
May 15th, 2014
08:00 AM ET
4 months ago

As VA wait-list scandal grows, Senate and veterans will finally hear from Shinseki

(CNN) - A mounting crisis of deadly waiting times and allegations of cover-up at VA hospitals face Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki as he speaks to members of the U.S. Senate on Thursday.

With his job on the line and a growing number of critics calling for his resignation, Shinseki will go before the Veterans Affairs' Committee. The retired decorated Army general will be asked to explain just how the VA's wait-list scandal became such a mess.

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Filed under: Congress • Veterans Affairs
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