The pact has been the centerpiece of U.S. trade relations with sub-Saharan Africa since 2000.
The change would prevent undocumented immigrants from being eligible for the credit.
The House on Thursday passed a package of legislation to combat human trafficking.
Passed 367-55, the measure prevents the Highway Trust Fund from going bankrupt in August.
Democrats balk at the lack of an offset for the credit, which costs billions.
Lawmakers are clashing over how to prevent a bankruptcy of the Highway Trust Fund.
"Looking forward to the committee marking it up next week," said Boehner.
Congressional probes have "a pretty transparent political motive," a spokesman said.
The agency claims it lost Lois Lerner's emails in a computer crash.
Agriculture groups argued Wednesday that Japan must remain part of negotiations on a massive Asia-...
Republican House members touted bills that have stalled in the Senate.
They don't see eye to eye on ObamaCare, but Kathleen Sebelius and Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.) can...
Business groups and lawmakers are urging India to rethink its decision to block a trade pact that...
The House on Thursday passed a bill to provide a tax credit for higher education expenses.
It's the latest salvo in a fight over extending the breaks.
The measure would cut $353 million from IRS enforcement and use it toward deficit reduction.
Transportation advocates in Washington reacted to an emerging highway funding deal in Congress with...
Congressional trade leaders urged top Obama administration officials to make more substantial...
Sens. Barbara Boxer and Tom Carper want Congress to tackle long-term infrastructure funding.
The administration's trade agenda is impossible without the trade authority, he said.
Republicans argued they should be extended permanently; Dems want them to be offset.
One of these men is still in Congress.
The bill passed 274-131 and will permanently extend the tax break with no offset.
Rep. Dave Camp is now pushing to permanently extend some tax breaks.