By Michael Barone | 07/18/14 03:20 PM
House Democrats who are criticizing and ridiculing Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Obama have in fact often, and not so long ago, brought lawsuits against President George W. Bush or other officials.
By Sean Lengell | 07/18/14 01:12 PM
A staff member for a Pennsylvania congressman was arrested Friday for carrying a concealed weapon inside the Capitol complex.
By Sean Lengell | 07/18/14 12:40 PM
Democrats are hoping to turn the Obama administration's defeat in the Supreme Court's recent Hobby Lobby ruling into big political wins come November.
By Byron York | 07/18/14 11:00 AM
New numbers released by the House Judiciary Committee show the "vast majority" of unaccompanied minors seeking asylum are granted it before even appearing before a judge.
By Sean Lengell | 07/17/14 11:55 AM
When Dave Brat scored a shocking primary win last month over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, the media quickly labeled the upstart a Tea Party hero. The Tea Party's success has prompted Republicans to rethink how they're branded.
By David M. Drucker | 07/17/14 03:45 PM
Once a month for the last six months, a group of House Republicans from the South has gathered for dinner at RT's Restaurant, an old-school Cajun joint across the river from Washington in Alexandria, Va.
By Melanie Sturm | 07/17/14 04:45 PM
"Too often … we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought," President John Kennedy famously asserted before Yale's class of 1962.
By Byron York | 07/17/14 06:25 PM
After more than a year of contentious debate, could Congress be any more divided over the issue of immigration? The answer is yes.
07/17/14 06:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and do more to help crash victims as a Senate subcommittee delved deeper into GM's mishandling of the recall of small cars with defective ignition switches. Thursday's grilling was GM's fourth appearance before Congress,...
By Zack Colman | 07/17/14 02:47 PM
Lisa Murkowski's name is etched in a slab of sidewalk just blocks from the Capitol.
By Washington Examiner | 07/17/14 04:18 PM
Those concerned about presidential overreach would do well to read Jonathan Turley's testimony before the House Rules Committee on Wednesday.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/17/14 04:56 PM
Sen. Orrin Hatch isn't playing along with Jack Lew's exhortation for "economic patriotism."
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/17/14 04:24 PM
President Obama traveled to Delaware on Thursday to announce a new infrastructure initiative aimed at partnering the private and public sectors.
07/17/14 04:16 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted Thursday to extend a program that helped stabilize jittery insurance markets in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. The program is designed to cushion the financial blow to insurance companies in the event of another massive attack. It is...
By Ed Sykes | 07/17/14 03:33 PM
A State Department official says changing federal law will do little to address the surge of unaccompanied minors over the border. Senate Republicans disagree.
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