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Official: "Evolving" evidence led to health law delays

...break; Joe Six-pack doesn't," Rep. Kevin Brady, Texas Republican and chairman of the health panel.Rep. Jim McDermott, Washington Democrat and ranking member on the panel, noted that 95 percent of companies with more than 50 full-time...
New $100 billion jobless safety net in works

...most effective way to get money into the economy. It's given to people who are simply out of money," said Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., a key supporter. "They're spending it. They're not socking it away in a mattress somewhere...
Ex-Democrat appeals to voters

...Frank, whose gay lover ran a homosexual brothel at the congressman's apartment (Mass.); Baghdad U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott (Wash.); Sen. Robert "Torch" Torricelli (N.J.); Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, the un-indicted co-conspirator...
House votes to extend unemployment benefits

...that are closing in on the 8.5 percent level could be eligible later for more weeks of benefits this year, said Jim McDermott, D-Wash., the bill's sponsor. HOW THEY VOTED The 331-83 roll call Tuesday by which the House voted to provide...
Iraq veteran sues Michael Moore over portrayal in 'Fahrenheit 9/11' help it," he says. "And they take a lot of the edge off of it." Damon is shown shortly after U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., is speaking about the Bush administration and says, "You know, they say they're not leaving any...
They've never played, but there's some history there

...would meet black opponents. McGuire said that before the 1957 game, "There was a suggestion" that if Gaels coach Jim McDermott kept Hill on the bench, Ole Miss would relent and play. McDermott, now 90, says the suggestion angered him...
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Government to protect satellite phones in foreign countries

...a crime only if a person discloses a wireless communication after its interception. Reps. Ron Paul, R-Texas, Jim McDermott, D-Wash., and Maurice Hinchey, D-N.Y., voted against the bill.
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Gore blasts GOP for tax cut proposal

...Democratic votes in favor of their package. "Some people may vote for it just to neuter the election issue," said Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash. Said Archer: "I am confident that we'll pass it." The House Democratic whip, Rep. David Bonior...
Fed approves Citicorp and Travelers merger

...diversification of products to consumers and could, over time, result in lower prices," said financial industry analyst Jim McDermott, head of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Inc. in New York. Some, however, have protested. The Association of Community...
Panel passes IRS bill

...Kies said. The four Democrats who opposed the bill were Reps. Pete Stark, D-Calif.; Bob Matsui, D-Calif.; Jim McDermott, D-Wash.; and John Lewis, D-Ga. A House floor vote hasn't been scheduled. In a separate tax issue, Mr...
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