Not a member? Learn More »
Don't have an account? Register »
But will the rest of the House go along?
A group of senators said late Wednesday that sanctions would be automatically reimposed if the White House does not consult Congress.
The Department of Homeland Security, the commission, even Congress itself say congressional oversight is out of control.
The working group's proposals laid out Wednesday morning clash with what the Senate and White House are looking for. And it's not even clear they could make it out of the House.
This year's political environment is shaping up to be nearly as bleak as 2010, and that's ominous news for Senate Democrats.
Senate Democrats propose to cut $1 billion from the president's request; House Republicans are expected to unveil an even deeper cut Wednesday.
Republicans are sure the surge of unaccompanied children from Central America is a major problem. They just can't quite decide what to call it.