By Steve Doty | 07/22/14 08:15 AM
The Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee this afternoon will examine President Obama's pick to be the head of the embattled department. Robert McDonald, tapped as President Obama's choice to replace Eric Shinseki, will field questions from Senate lawmakers this afternoon.
By Ed Sykes | 07/21/14 02:54 PM
Vice President Joe Biden told a crowd of veterans Monday fixing the problems in the Department of Veterans Affairs is part of the government's only "sacred obligation."
By Steve Doty | 07/21/14 02:33 PM
Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx said Monday that he and the previous 11 transportation secretaries will release an open letter to Congress demanding action on a long-term transportation investment plan.
By Steve Doty | 07/21/14 12:24 PM
President Obama signs executive order barring workforce discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.
By Ed Sykes | 07/21/14 12:07 PM
President Obama's increased pressure on Russia and Russian separatists Monday.
By Steve Doty | 07/21/14 07:52 AM
President Obama will use his executive authority once again today as he'll sign an executive order protecting LGBT employees.
By Ed Sykes | 07/18/14 04:31 PM
With a number of possible GOP contenders, one political analyst says Jeb Bush could take home the 2016 presidential nomination ... if he wants it.
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 Steve Doty | 07/18/14 07:57 AM
Investigators are searching for answers this morning following yesterday's crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.
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 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.
By Steve Doty | 07/17/14 01:35 PM
Speaker of the House John Boehner said Thursday there needs to be changes to a 2008 human trafficking law before any money will be sent to the U.S.-Mexico border to shore up an increasing crisis.
By Steve Doty | 07/17/14 07:49 AM
President Obama today will travel to Delaware where he'll announced a new infrastructure initiative at the Port of Wilmington.
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 Ed Sykes | 07/16/14 03:03 PM
Legal experts weigh in on the House GOP plan to sue President Obama at a hearing on Capitol Hill on Wednesday.
By Philip Klein | 07/28/14
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