US Republicans sceptical of Obama border request

US Republicans expressed scepticism on Sunday about President Barack Obama`s emergency funding request to stem the surge of children from Central America.

Republicans slammed for delay in ambassadorial confirmations

The White House has blamed Republicans for delays in the confirmation of a long list of President Barack Obama`s ambassador picks and said this logjam is putting US national security at risk.

Republicans question US prisoner swap with Taliban

US politicians questioned whether the deal that freed Bowe Bergdahl in exchange for five Taliban militants amounted to a negotiation with terrorists as the US soldier was flown out of Afghanistan to a military hospital in Germany on Sunday.

US President hails Obamacare, slams `Republican shutdown`

US President Barack Obama urged them to “reopen the government” and warned that longer the shutdown stays more harm it will inflict.

US Republicans appeasing `extremists` on shutdown: Obama

US President Barack Obama has accused Republicans of pandering to the "extreme right wing" of their party and holding Americans hostage in a budget dispute threatening to shutter the government.

White House budget office urges agencies to prepare for possible shutdown

The White House budget office directed federal agencies on Tuesday to prepare for the possibility of a federal government shutdown should Democrats and Republicans fail to find a budget compromise by the end of September.

‘If babies had guns they wouldn`t be aborted’ election slogan sparks outrage in US

A US Republican provoked extreme reactions on social media sites with the inflammatory new bumper sticker released by his re-election campaign that connecting the debate over abortion with that of gun control.

Republicans giving impression they`re fighting for rich: Jindal

Indian-American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal said his party leadership seems to give an impression that they are fighting for the rich.

‘Republicans hope jobs rate drops Obama’

Franklin D Roosevelt was the last president to win re-election with so much joblessness.

Iran shouldn`t acquire N-arms: US Republicans

Top Republican presidential hopefuls have unanimously agreed that Iran should not acquire atomic weapons.

US Republicans oust first black leader

Wisconsin Republican chairman Reince Priebus will lead US Republican party.

US Republicans blast `bait and switch` health bill

Digging in for a long struggle, Republican Senators and Governors assailed Democrats`newly-minted health care legislation on Thursday as a collection of tax increases, Medicare cuts and heavy new burdens for deficit-ridden states.