The grand return of the Grand Bargain?
From the libertarians to the veterans to the medical professionals, meet the group of lawmakers putting the pressure on Boehner.
With a “permanent appropriation," a budget approved in a prior session of Congress without re-approval needed, signups chug forward.
Kentucky congressman says change essentially renders it “illegal to build a coal-fired electricity-generating plant in America.”
"All the president has to do is say yes and the government is funded tomorrow," House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said.
House Republican leaders had intended to include a provision postponing the full implementation of Obamacare, but Cruz trying to stop that.
Boehner didn’t say what changes House Republicans might seek but he did insist that he doesn’t anticipate a governmental shutdown.
Senators make Tea Party alliances to ward off challenges as DeMint accuses McConnell, Cornyn of "ultimate betrayal."
Senate GOPs are running out of options as Cruz's marathon speech won't stop tomorrow's procedural vote on the CR.
Legislation “restores accountability to our legal system” and will force attorneys to “think twice before filing frivolous lawsuits.”
What exactly does happen when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object?
Boehner says he'll move ahead on the trying to defund Obamacare in CR negotiations as House conservatives introduce their own replacement bill.
The effort carries at least the tacit endorsement of the Obama administration and the House GOP leadership, but then come details.
Prelude to Thursday's hearing where Pickering and Mullen will answer questions about "time pressured" report.
Can lawmakers “draw back the curtain on the secret law of government surveillance"?
“In a situation where I’ve said there’s no good outcome, that might be our best option,” Homeland Security Committee chairman says of Russia.
Starting with next year's returns, couples can file jointly even if living in a state that doesn't permit gay marriage.
Will Obamacare be part of the standoff?
Division within each party as the authorization of force heads for a vote next week.
Brushes off an appeals court rebuke as "bad judges" put on the D.C. circuit court as "a result of a political compromise."
Still, legalization advocates call it a "historic step forward" assuming the administration keeps its word.
Vitter: "It seems that critical components of the process were vulnerable to abuse, directly contributing to massive fraud for over a decade."
The State Department in March placed the anticipated number of construction jobs at 3,900 per year; Obama halved that estimate.
There’s no “I” in GOP. At least not yet officially…
Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell describes backlog as “national disgrace,” demands POTUS hold VA accountable for disarray.