By Bloomberg News | 11/13/13 04:33 PM
The chairman of the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee said he may not meet his self-imposed deadline of pushing the biggest tax-code changes in 27 years through his committee this year. Representative Dave Camp said today that he would still like to stick to that schedule, while...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/13/13 01:53 PM
House Republicans and Democrats vented frustration with the White House and urged it to get tougher in talks with Iran over its nuclear program on Wednesday, as the administration launched a full-court press to persuade lawmakers to allow more time for negotiations.
By David M. Drucker | 11/13/13 12:22 PM
House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich., said Wednesday he is open to supporting Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu's proposal to allow Americans to keep their old health insurance plans under Obamacare.
By Charlie Spiering | 11/13/13 10:20 AM
Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, revealed on Fox News on Wednesday morning that there are an estimated 500 fraudulent websites posing as the Obamacare website.
By Mark Tapscott | 11/12/13 08:25 AM
Democrats in Congress are preparing a new proposal to hike the minimum wage to $10.10, with the increases to come in three steps ending in 2015.
By Joel Gehrke | 11/11/13 11:34 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry defended President Obama from the accusation that he gave "a pass" to Syrian dictator Bashar Assad by blaming Congress for the lack of military action against the regime. "He decided to use military force in Syria," Kerry told NBC's David Gregory on "Meet the...
By Associated Press | 11/11/13 10:42 AM
The third-ranking House Republican told immigration advocates that lawmakers won't vote this year on the issue, confirming what many had long assumed.
By David M. Drucker and Susan Ferrechio | 11/11/13 08:45 AM
While the House spotlights the flawed health care law rollout this week, Senate lawmakers are set to clash over confirming two new judges, with Democrats threatening Republicans with a major change that would weaken the filibuster if the GOP votes them down. And while the Senate Democratic...
By Sean Lengell | 11/07/13 06:48 PM
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is urging the House to draft an immigration reform bill by the end of the year, saying it is a matter of "great moral urgency." In a letter Thursday to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, the group's president, said...
By Sean Lengell | 11/07/13 04:27 PM
The Senate on Thursday passed historic legislation that would bar employers from discrimination against workers based on their sexual orientation, although the bill faces an uncertain future in the Republican-controlled House. The Employment Non-Discrimination Act passed 64-32, with 10...
By Byron York | 12/08/13
By Richard Pollock | 12/06/13
By Byron York | 12/09/13
By Byron York | 12/09/13