By Charlie Spiering | 03/27/14 03:05 PM
California state Sen. Leland Yee, a Democrat, has been charged with conspiring to traffic firearms as well as soliciting campaign contributions in exchange for political favors and setting up a deal with international arms dealers. That shocked Californians, who knew Lee as a staunch advocate...
03/20/14 04:17 PM
President Obama on Thursday called for Congress to act to give women equal pay. The President also stressed the need for a new federal minimum wage that pays workers $10.10 an hour.
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/18/14 07:40 PM
President Obama honored 24 Army veterans, all but three posthumously, saying the honor was "long overdue."
By Justin Green | 03/13/14 05:31 PM
Rep. Trey Gowdy took to the House floor Wednesday to defend his proposed Enforce the Laws Act, which would empower Congress to take the executive branch to federal court for unilaterally changing or refusing to enforce federal laws. The South Carolina Republican questioned why Congress would...
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/13/14 03:52 PM
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer announced on Wednesday she won't be seeking a third term. That leaves the field wide open for new gubernatorial candidates.
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/12/14 02:01 PM
Florida's 13th Congressional District held a special election to replace the late Rep. Bill Young, R-Fla. Republican Dave Jolly narrowly edged out Democrat Alex Sink.
By Steve Doty | 03/12/14 12:33 PM
Facing the media in a press conference setting for the first time since allegations surfaced Monday that Mayor Vincent Gray knew of a 'shadow campaign', Gray once again denied he had any knowledge or involvement in the illegal activity.
By Steve Doty | 03/11/14 03:06 PM
Team 26, a group of cyclists who rode 400 miles from Connecticut to Washington, D.C., arrived on Capitol Hill on Tuesday to call on Congress to pass comprehensive gun legislation.
By Steve Doty | 03/11/14 08:18 AM
Illinois is facing a $100 billion pension shortfall, and in 2013, the state passed pension reform that was largely backed by Gov. Pat Quinn. The reform has angered labor unions across the state, but Quinn will get their support in 2014.
By Byron York | 04/23/14
By Byron York | 04/22/14
By Washington Examiner | 04/23/14
By Joel Gehrke | 04/22/14
By Cal Thomas | 04/23/14