The leader of the Congressional Black Caucus is calling for Issa to apologize.
The bill would prevent people from using food stamps to buy medical marijuana.
The act is the latest GOP response to complaints that Obama is ignoring or altering law.
Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) and two other Democrats have reintroduced legislation giving states the authority to regulate tow truck drivers, which some say have been allowed to aggressively tow cars away without any regulatory check from government at any level.
Pat Toomey ripped Debo Adegbile for his role in the defense of a convicted police shooter.
Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Mark Udall (D-Colo.) slammed the National Security Agency after reports that its surveillance program capture images from users’ webcams.
“We are extremely troubled by today's press report that a very large number of individuals — including law-abiding Americans — may have had private videos of themselves and their families intercepted and stored without any suspicion of wrongdoing,” the senators said in a joint statement Friday.
Rep. John Barrow (D-Ga.) has introduced legislation that would prohibit the government from spending any money to help in the filming of movies, TV shows and other entertainment.
Three New York Republicans have proposed legislation to prohibit it.
The House on Friday is expected to pass bipartisan legislation that would allow courts to block the implementation of federal regulations that are not developed in a transparent way that includes public input.
House Republicans next week will consider legislation to override a Supreme Court decision that they say gives the government too much power to seize private property.
In Kelo v. City of New London, the plaintiff argued that New...