By Lisa Ruhl | 07/25/14 03:14 PM
The House Rules Committee on Thursday approved a resolution authorizing House Speaker John Boehner to file a lawsuit against President Obama over his use of executive action.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/23/14 02:25 PM
The Senate Rules Committee held a hearing Wednedsay to examine the Disclose Act of 2014. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., took the opportunity to lay out his opposition to the bill.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/18/14 03:37 PM
This week's biggest event happened on Thursday when a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was allegedly shot down out of the sky into Eastern Ukraine. The flight was carrying 298 people going from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur.
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.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/16/14 03:58 PM
The best way to stop the surge in unaccompanied minors across the U.S.-Mexico border is to help the Central American countries the children are coming from, an advocate told Congress on Wednesday.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/15/14 02:36 PM
Child trafficking is an increasing problem in the United States. The House Committee on Education and the Workforce held a hearing Tuesday to discuss potential solutions to stop these tragic crimes.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/14/14 04:03 PM
President Obama has set his sights on infrastructure this week. Kicking things off, the White House released a report and an interactive map detailing the highway system in the U.S. and why it needs to be funded and fixed.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/11/14 02:50 PM
The Washington Examiner Weekly Examiner is a round up of the week's top stories.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/10/14 01:41 PM
Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, got heated when speaking to reporters on Thursday about the growing crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/08/14 01:37 PM
Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, spoke at the Center for American Progress on Tuesday morning to defend the Social Security disability insurance program.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/07/14 01:18 PM
Washington will become the second state in the nation to legally sell recreational marijuana on Tuesday. The first state was Colorado on January 1.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/03/14 03:43 PM
The United States economy added 288,000 jobs in June, according to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/02/14 01:51 PM
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx took his fight for the Highway Trust Fund to Kentucky on Wednesday. Joined by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, the pair laid out a grim future for the Bluegrass State should the Highway Trust Fund run out of money in August as projected.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/01/14 03:51 PM
President Obama has turned his sights to the looming deadline to replenish the Highway Trust Fund. He's laying out the issues that lie ahead should congress not act to stabilize a fund that is projected to run dry by the end of August.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/01/14 11:04 AM
The deadline for the federal government to replenish the Highway Trust Fund is swiftly approaching, along with looming cuts to states' transportation budgets. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx is taking matters into his own hands. He sent a letter to individual states Tuesday morning...
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