By Becket Adams | 08/01/14 05:36 PM
The proposed amendment not only gives Congress the power to limit spending on federal candidates, but it also bars the judicial branch from overturning any future campaign finance laws authored by legislative branch.
By Sean Lengell | 08/01/14 05:23 PM
Senate Democrats are ramping up efforts for a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at reversing recent Supreme Court decisions that loosened campaign finance restrictions.
By Kevin Daley | 07/30/14 05:27 PM
Alison Lundergan Grimes, the Kentucky Democrat challenging Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for reelection, told reporters that Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system prevents Hamas militants from tunneling into the Jewish state.
By Mitch McConnell | 07/24/14 04:32 PM
Over the past few years, Washington Democrats have grown increasingly at ease with silencing their critics as a way to gain a political edge.
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 Luke Rosiak | 07/22/14 05:55 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid rarely makes time to travel back to Nevada and listen to the voters who sent him to Washington, according to a Washington Examiner review of Senate disbursement records.
By Steve Doty | 07/22/14 10:48 AM
A new Alison Lundergan Grimes campaign ad hits Sen. Mitch McConnell on his 'not my job' comment earlier this year. The ad is part of a six-figure, statewide buy.
By Sean Lengell | 07/15/14 05:23 PM
When the Supreme Court last month struck down a key Obamacare birth control mandate, it left it up to Congress to sort out the details. Less than two weeks after the ruling, both parties are scrambling to do just that.
By Blake Seitz | 07/11/14 04:30 PM
Kentucky senatorial candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes reached deep into the Democratic Party's bag of tricks for her latest line of attack against incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell: Mediscare.
By Zack Colman | 07/10/14 11:32 AM
Congress' appropriations process is still broken.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Outlines of a possible compromise that would more quickly deport minors arriving from Central America emerged Thursday as part of President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request to address the immigration crisis on the nation's southern border. Republicans demanded...
By David M. Drucker | 07/10/14 05:03 PM
Democrats are largely happy with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's strategy of limiting the number of tough votes they face, even though it means some of their own ideas haven't gotten a chance.
By Steve Doty | 07/08/14 01:51 PM
A pro-Mitch McConnell group and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes released attack ads Tuesday highlighting how each candidate has dodged questions from Kentucky residents and the media.
By Becket Adams | 06/24/14 06:02 PM
At a ceremony, lawmakers joined hands and sang "We Shall Overcome." Sadly, it turned into the most uncomfortable thing imaginable.
By Brian Hughes | 06/17/14 02:42 PM
President Obama will meet with Democratic and Republican congressional leaders at the White House Wednesday to discuss the uprisings in Iraq and other foreign policy issues.
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