By Becket Adams | 09/16/14 06:42 PM
President Obama currently lacks the authority to wage war against the Islamic State, Sens. Tim Kaine, D-Va., and Angus King, I-Maine, explained at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Tuesday.
09/16/14 04:31 PM
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By Brian Hughes | 09/16/14 04:31 PM
Still, the president insisted Tuesday that Americans need not fear an Ebola epidemic on U.S. soil.
09/16/14 04:27 PM
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By Becket Adams | 09/16/14 04:22 PM
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., may come across as soft-spoken, but don't let that fool you: He's got sharp elbows and a sharp staff, and when you come at him, you'd best not miss.
By Sean Lengell | 09/16/14 04:11 PM
If the November elections were held today, "we'd be just fine," Reid said.
09/16/14 03:47 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two senators are calling on the White House to hire a permanent chief of the agency that keeps the nation's roadways safe. Democrat Claire McCaskill of Missouri and Republican Dean Heller of Nevada made the request Tuesday at the start of a hearing on how the agency handles...
By Paul Bedard | 09/16/14 03:13 PM
New poll finds American view Chicago, President Obama's hometown, as the nation's most dangerous city.
By Mona Charen | 09/16/14 02:29 PM
Only when the Islamic State was charging through the countryside beheading, crucifying and enslaving did Obama bestir himself to notice that the Maliki government had created the conditions for this disaster.
By Paul Bedard | 09/16/14 01:37 PM
Declaring that "there is no reason to be coy," populist Republican Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Tuesday presented a meaty agenda that could become his 2016 presidential platform.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 01:13 PM
At a breakfast Tuesday hosted by the Christian Science Monitor, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal hinted at running for president in 2016, saying "there's no reason to be coy" about it.
By Sean Lengell | 09/16/14 11:42 AM
"I just think that if our goal here is to destroy [the Islamic State], we've got to do more than train a few folks in Syria and train a few folks in Iraq and dropping a few bombs," the House speaker told reporters at the Capitol on Tuesday.
By Brian Hughes | 09/16/14 10:41 AM
President Obama on the one-year anniversary of the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard made a fresh call for additional gun reforms, saying such violence "shatters too many American families every day."
By Lisa Ruhl | 09/16/14 09:41 AM
President Obama will travel to Atlanta Tuesday afternoon where he will announce his expanded plan to fight Ebola.
By Washington Examiner | 09/15/14 04:49 PM
Obama should feel duty-bound to seek authority from Congress for a war, and Congress should grant him that authority when he asks.
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