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.
09/13/14 09:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Efforts to come up with a new chemical regulation bill face an uphill battle in the Senate. Over the summer, Sens. Tom Udall, D-N.M., and David Vitter of Louisiana, the top Republican on the Senate Environmental and Public Works Committee, provided a revised draft of their...
09/13/14 05:03 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Seven weeks before the elections, Republicans and Democrats are both playing it safe, willing to make short-term sacrifices of long-held positions in hopes of maximizing their chances for victory at the polls. That means that House Republicans who recently voted to sue...
By Becket Adams | 09/12/14 04:48 PM
Rep. Mark Sanford, R-S.C., in a lengthy Facebook post announced Friday that he is ending his engagement to longtime girlfriend, "soul mate" and ex-mistress Maria Belen Chapur.
By Sean Lengell | 09/12/14 04:44 PM
"I frankly think the majority of our members are prepared to support the president's request to train and equip other nation's fighters, in Syria and in other places in the Middle East, including Iraq," said Minority Whip Steny Hoyer.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 04:07 PM
Boehner's letter was in response to a Sept. 10 letter sent by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in which he outlined his vision for reforming Iraq through a more inclusive government.
09/12/14 04:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — On the cusp of intensified airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, President Barack Obama is using the legal grounding of the congressional authorizations President George W. Bush relied on more than a decade ago to go to war. But Obama has made no effort to ask Congress to explicitly...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/12/14 03:16 PM
"That should be interesting," White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Friday about next Wednesday's affair.
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