REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) speaks at a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington February 26, 2015. Conservative Republicans urged House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner not to capitulate in a fight with Democrats over President Barack Obama's immigration policy that threatens a partial Homeland Security shutdown later this week.
DHS shutdown? Hand it over to Senator Murray and Congressman Ryan
February 27, 2015,
Just when you thought the dysfunction in Congress couldn't get any worse, the possibility of a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security proves otherwise. In this post, Elaine Kamarck discusses the funding showdown and how to return negotiation skills to Congress.