Congress Passes Bipartisan Omnibus Spending Bill

On Monday, Congress released a final, bipartisan omnibus spending bill to fund all discretionary federal programs through the end of the current fiscal year. The bill is generally good news…

780 More Champion Players

Tonight some 90,000 spectators will watch brightly uniformed players display their talent in the Rose Bowl at the BCS National College Football Championship in Pasadena, CA. Carrying their equipment across…

40th Anniversary of National Tuba Christmas

For the past month, tuba and euphonium players, dressed in festive colors and Santa hats and toting along decorated instruments, have been gathering around the United States and a handful…

Senate Passes Two-Year Budget

On Thursday, the Senate passed a bipartisan, two-year budget agreement.  The budget passed by a 64-36 vote, setting an overall spending limit of $1.012 trillion for FY 2014 and restoring…