Friday's numbers on jobs come directly after back-to-back underwhelming reports, raising questions about whether it's just cold weather — or something less cyclical — causing the sluggish figures.
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"She won’t give us the answers? You’ve got to be kidding me," said Rep. Jim Jordan.
The legislation would allow the Obama administration to provide loan guarantees to Ukraine.
Rep. Sam Farr called on Congress to give the agency more money to regulate commodity markets.
Lawmakers are coming to grips with a 2015 proposed defense budget that would cut the Army down to 420,000 active duty soldiers and cut the number of aircraft carriers down to 10.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission appears poised to refill its ranks as a trio of nominees faced no discernable opposition at a confirmation hearing Thursday.
Rep. Marcia Fudge said his behavior at the IRS hearing was an "affront" to the public.
His speech defended GOP leaders' decisionmaking rather than trying to grow Tea Party appeal.
House GOP are heading toward a contempt vote against the former IRS official.
The House on Thursday will vote on a bill that allows the U.S. to provide for loan guarantees to Ukraine, an effort to help aid the country that is facing military intervention by Russia.