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.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/15/14 06:16 PM
The House will use a government spending bill as the vehicle to pass a resolution authorizing a U.S. mission to arm and train Syrian rebels against Islamic terrorists.
09/15/14 06:02 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is dusting off the notion of statehood for the District of Columbia for the first time in 21 years, but that doesn't mean residents of the nation's capital are any closer to gaining representation on Capitol Hill. District leaders testified passionately about...
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/15/14 05:08 PM
The resolution would not authorize any money, but would allow contributions from foreign governments, a senior House Armed Services Committee aide said.
By Sean Lengell | 09/15/14 03:58 PM
The House minority leader applauded Republicans for a bill that would approve President Obama's request to support Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/12/14 12:24 PM
Corporate "inversions" are a problem that President Obama might find intractable, given a corporate tax system that most people agree is outdated and in urgent need of drastic reform at a time when Congress is too divided to fix it.
By Sean Lengell | 09/12/14 12:37 PM
With Washington immobilized by partisan gridlock, states find themselves in a better position than for decades to redress the balance of power and remind the feds that there is a 10th Amendment.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 01:24 PM
Democrats who were anti-war under President George W. Bush are much more supportive of military action under President Obama.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 05:37 PM
The book, which "governs everything from how many sheets of paper and potted plants each Senate office is allotted to when Senators can use taxpayer money to charter planes or boats," was made public Sunday by USA Today, which published nearly whole thing online.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 03:36 PM
Rep. Doug Lamborn sent out a mailing attacking President Obama and boasting of Lamborn's accomplishments just before a tight election.
By Amy Bennett | 09/11/14 03:01 PM
Over time, federal agencies have flipped the Freedom of Information Act on its head.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 05:58 PM
Democratic and Republican lawmakers this week will likely form a bipartisan coalition to pass President Obama's request to arm and train Syrian rebels.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 08:00 PM
The Democratic Party is "much more progressive, liberal" than at any time in the last 40 years, said retiring Sen. Tom Harkin.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 03:40 PM
Bill Clinton said the GOP might come close to retaking the Senate in the November elections, but the Democratic Party has a chance of taking three of the five competitive seats it needs to win a majority.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 01:11 PM
A Republican congressman is criticizing think tanks like the Brookings Institution for accepting donations from foreign governments.
By Philip Klein | 09/19/14
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By Justin Green | 09/20/14