"It’s embarrassing that we even need this bill," said Rep. Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.).
Cory Bennett 01/28/15 05:00 PM EST
Industry and security leaders have been pushing for a bill for years.
Rep. Joe Wilson's (R-S.C.) bill would prevent the use of grants or waivers to incentivize states' participation in the Common Core initiative.
Bernie Becker 01/28/15 02:58 PM EST
Rep. Paul Ryan and others want to block the IRS from releasing new rules for nonprofits.
Scott Wong 01/28/15 01:00 PM EST
Florida GOP Reps. Daniel Webster and Richard Nugent will be replaced on the committee.
The Energy Department would have 30 days to approve applications under the bill.
The House will vote Wednesday on a bill to expedite liquefied natural gas exports, while the Senate will vote on amendments to the Keystone bill.
Laura Barron-Lopez 01/28/15 08:50 AM EST
The vote-a-thon includes amendments on campaign finance and Alaska wilderness.
Kevin Cirilli 01/27/15 05:32 PM EST
The House on Tuesday passed legislation to enhance law enforcement efforts against human trafficking.