Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) blasted the Department of Education's decision to deny Okalahoma a waiver from elements of the No Child Left Behind Act.
Rep. Adrian Smith (R-Neb.) on Friday said that school boards and local education officials are better equipped to manage lunch programs instead of having to comply with federal rules.
Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) urged fellow lawmakers to sign onto his bill that would allow the president to restrict travel to countries with governments allowing terrorist groups to engage in armed conflict.
Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) on Thursday condemned an internal Department of Veterans Affairs training guide that compared dissatisfied veterans with Oscar the Grouch.
Democratic Reps. Joseph Crowley (N.Y.) and Ami Bera (Calif.) slammed the International Basketball Federation's decision to delay a ruling on whether Sikh players can wear turbans.
Five members of the Texas House delegation urged Army officials to spare force reductions at military centers in San Antonio.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) on Wednesday said that the U.S. and international community should provide humanitarian aid to Gaza amid the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.
Democratic Reps. Jan Schakowsky (Ill.) and Doris Matsui (Calif.) asked Centers for Medicare and Medicaid why a March 2012 deadline to implement a provision of the healthcare law has still not been met.
The panel is conducting an inquiry into allegations that department officials have tried to intimidate employees.
The House and Senate rarely work five days a week in Washington.