"I cannot fully imagine my own life without the example that Nelson Mandela set, and so long as I live I will do what I can to learn from him."
Bill would require that key parts of guns be made of detectable and non-removable metal and magazines fall within guidelines.
DOJ has been reviewing laws as lawmakers lead legislative push to end them, claiming they stigmatize the HIV-positive for just a "chronic, treatable medical condition."
Biden "knows President Xi as well, or better, than probably any American and possibly virtually any leader," admin officials say while downplaying conflict.
Just days after the Obama administration inked its agreement with the Islamic Republic, Bob Levinson passed Terry Anderson's 2,454 days in captivity.
Before China seized airspace over the weekend, Congress learned how the PRC is rocketing toward military superiority and its new world order.
Lawmakers say "cosmetic concessions" are useless without halting centrifuges, while Kerry claims "it will make our ally, Israel, safer."
Administration fast-track comes as they know Congress can override a veto of sanctions legislation; Iran says U.S. isn't at the driver's wheel anymore.
One of three Democratic voices standing up to rules change was Levin: "Today, we once again are moving down a destructive path."
Obama says "opening up the spigot a little bit" for the Islamic Republic is "a test that is worth conducting." Schumer, Menendez aren't buying it.
Members of the caucus are poised to fall away from the president over nuclear negotiations even more than they broke over the Obamacare rollout.
Pelosi rails against Upton bill: "The stories are so glorious and so beautiful about what a difference the Affordable Care Act has made to families."
‘This Is What Terror Is’: Administration Slammed for Brushing Off Religious Root of Boko Haram Threat
Chilling testimony: "They asked me, 'Are you ready to die as a Christian?' and I told them, 'I am ready,' but before I closed my mouth, they have fired."
Redefinition of "waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act would give EPA jurisdiction over as little as a backyard ditch.
Sponsors Cornyn and Carter talk to PJM about why these upcoming days are crucial to getting proper benefits and honors for victims of Nidal Hasan.
House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Chairwoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen talks to PJM about al-Qaeda, the Sahara, and heads in the sand.
"The only way that we can realign our politics so that it matches up with the decency and goodness of the American people is if elections matter."
Lead sponsor on the Fort Hood Heroes Act talks to PJM and shares how you can help get right a wrong in the "workplace violence" attack.
Republican backers say bill protects religious liberty, but Boehner sees ENDA as litigious and may not let it see the light of day.
Program is tied up in the Farm Bill currently in conference; Jackson Lee wants a standalone bill to bump assistance levels back up.
Concerned senators and House Oversight Republicans show unified front: "To have accountability, you have to have information."
Dems and Republicans pile on administration officials at hearing for withdrawing aid from interim government. Rep. Engel: "Morsi was a president in name only."
China and Russia too? “The White House has informed me that collection on our allies will not continue," Intelligence chairwoman says.
Visas for Afghans, Iraqis Who Helped U.S. Forces Get Small Reprieve, But Program Needs Big Fixes ASAP
The next step is up to the administration as Blumenauer tries to bring agencies together: "The number of men and women who continue to wait is deeply depressing."
Company with lots of government business claimed agency was misleading and rated its past performance too low.