By Lisa Ruhl | 02/06/14 03:18 PM
Speaker of the House John Boehner isn't confident that an immigration reform measure will pass this year. But House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says there's no more time for excuses.
By Lisa Ruhl | 02/05/14 02:51 PM
House democrats are seeking to counteract a 2010 Supreme Court decision allowing political spending by big corporations in elections.
02/04/14 01:00 PM
Speaker John Boehner, joined by other House Republicans, continues to put pressure on the White House over building the Keystone XL pipeline.
01/16/14 03:00 PM
A bill to bring back unemployment inusrance for millions failed to pass the senate on Tuesday 52-48. Now senate democrats are putting all the blame on Republicans.
By Lisa Ruhl | 01/15/14 04:02 PM
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, joined by Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, is urging Congress to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.
By Lisa Ruhl | 01/14/14 04:36 PM
A bipartisan group of congressmen want American taxpayers to know how their money is being spent.
By Lisa Ruhl | 01/11/14 05:01 PM
Terry McAuliffe took the oath of office Saturday as rain fell in Richmond.
01/08/14 03:58 PM
House and Senate democrats, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, gathered Wednesday to push for an extension on unemployment insurance benefits.
12/19/13 03:18 PM
Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown may be eyeing another Senate run. This time, he's ditching the Bay State and heading up north to New Hampshire.
12/18/13 02:51 PM
The actress visits Capitol Hill to lend her star power to the issues of mental health, a cause that is close to her heart.
By Lisa Ruhl | 12/17/13 11:44 AM
A year after the Newtown shooting, Democrats are frustrated with the lack of gun-control reform, while gun lobbyists say 2014 will be their year.
12/11/13 04:43 PM
Almost a year after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, lawmakers and family members are calling on congress to act on new gun legislation.
By Lisa Ruhl | 12/05/13 05:38 PM
Democratic members of Congress urged President Obama to take action on immigration reform by sending him a letter Thursday asking to expand the deferred action program.
By Lisa Ruhl | 12/05/13 12:54 AM
First lady Michelle Obama invited military families to be the first to view this year's White House Christmas decorations.
12/03/13 03:39 PM
Activists calling for immigration reform ended their 22-day fast by passing it on to another group of fasters, including Rep. Joe Kennedy, D-Mass.
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