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Budget Agreement Reached

July 29, 1997 In what an excited House Budget Chairman Kasich dubbed "a dream come true," Clinton administration and GOP budget negotiators reached agreement Monday on a spending bill to balance the budget by 2002 and a separate bill cutting taxes by nearly $92 billion over five years and by up to $285...

Spending Bills Held Hostage

July 17, 1997 House Speaker Newt Gingrich, R-Ga., told a meeting of Ways and Means Republicans Wednesday that the GOP-controlled Congress would not send any appropriations bills to President Clinton for his signature until he signs a tax cut bill, two GOP sources told CongressDaily. "We're not going to do any appropriations bills...

Kemp's Staff Hired 1st

August 13, 1996 Although Jack Kemp will be able to hire several aides for his vice presidential campaign, principal members of his staff were in place before he was named. One of them is campaign director Wayne L. Berman, a top Commerce Department official in the Bush Administration, who heads a Washington-based consulting...