Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to an overflow crowd following a rally and picnic, Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Oskaloosa, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
By David Lightman
July 31, 2015
- No final action on budget, highways, debt ceiling
- House plans no votes until Sept. 8
- Trump, Sanders draw big crowds with fix-Washington message
WASHINGTON — In this summer of political gloom, the drumbeat from the American heartland to Washington has been relentless: Fix the economy. Fix the immigration system. Talk to each other.