posted on February 13, 2015 at 2:57 PM
Congress' Republican leadership has made it official, formally enrolling legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline and urging President Barack Obama to sign it.
posted on January 9, 2015 at 5:48 PM
Pomp and circumstance overshadowed harsher political realities in Washington Tuesday, as Republicans officially took full control of Congress for the first time in eight years.
posted on November 21, 2014 at 3:46 PM
Ignoring furious Republicans, President Obama issued an executive order on immigration Thursday night, sparing nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation and focusing enforcement efforts on felons instead of families.
posted on March 28, 2014 at 6:29 PM
Bronze sculpture of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug is place in the Statuary Hall.
posted on January 24, 2014 at 4:27 PM
House Speaker John Boehner visited a dusty California field on Wednesday, joining Central Valley Republicans to announce an emergency drought-relief bill to help farmers through what is certain to be a devastating year.
posted on December 27, 2013 at 5:04 PM
2013 began in a similar fashion as the year it followed: as lawmakers dealt with a severe case of “electile dysfunction” in Washington.
posted on March 1, 2013 at 5:10 PM
While both sides of the aisle lamented the spending reductions the full impact of the cuts likely will be felt later rather than sooner.
Half of the $85 billion will come out of the defense budget. The remaining amount is slated to come from...