Past lawmakers found guilty of felonies also kept their pensions.
Rep. Pat Meehan (R-Pa.) said Sony Pictures made the "right" choice by allowing the controversial comedy "The Interview" to be screened in select theaters this week.
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) logged the most time speaking on the House floor this year.
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) said that anyone blaming the deaths of two New York City police officers over the weekend on Mayor Bill de Blasio is causing "more discord and strife."
Rep. Brad Sherman said a screening would educate members of Congress.
Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) said she'll ask the Justice Department to conduct its own probe after a Milwaukee police officer wasn't charged in a shooting.
Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.) has introduced a resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the World War I Christmas truce.
Members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus urged the Department of Homeland Security to adopt a uniform racial profiling policy.
Congress will lose one of its most prominent conservative firebrands in January.
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) asked the Rules Committee to allow delegates to cast floor votes in certain circumstances and prohibit discrimination against LGBT staffers.