Sen. Ted Cruz had to spend part of the trip defending his views on ObamaCare to fellow lawmakers.
"Today marks the end of an extraordinary journey," South Africa's president said.
Members prefer to focus on the ANC leader's legacy.
Danish PM who took photo says it isn't a "particularly good picture."
Rep. Cummings said it's amazing what change one individual can bring to millions of others.
"Nelson Mandela taught us trust is possible. Reconciliation is possible. Justice is possible....
John Earnest said the controversies were "far less important" than Mandela's legacy.
"Nelson Mandela taught us trust is possible," Biden said at National Cathedral.
British Prime Minister David Cameron said Wednesday it was “only polite” to agree to pose in a “...
David Cameron defended his decision at the memorial, saying Mandela brought people together.
Late night host Jay Leno on Tuesday took a brief pause from his humorous monologue to praise former...
The president’s handshake with Cuban President Raúl Castro provoked disapproval from GOP.
"Can imagine what Nelson Mandela would say," Leahy tweeted.
The president appeared to pose for a photo with Danish, British leaders.
President Obama at a memorial on Tuesday in South Africa called the late Nelson Mandela "the last...
The president compared the late anti-apartheid icon to Gandhi and Lincoln in his remarks.
Obama will also try to meet with the Mandela family and South Africa's president.
Johannesburg expects event to be “among the biggest gatherings of world leaders."
Biden will speak at memorial service at the National Cathedral for Mandela on Wednesday.
President Obama is traveling to South Africa on Monday ahead of the memorial service for anti-...
Rev. Jesse Jackson said Sunday apartheid still exists in the United States as he reflected on...
Obama is expected deliver remarks about Mandela’s legacy at some point during the trip.
Speaker John Boehner has tapped the Illinois Republican to lead the House delegation.
Baker said he was "amazed" at Mandela's soft spokenness and conviction.
"We’re in the middle of the end of the apartheid struggle now," Rev. Jesse Jackson said.
President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will be in South Africa Tuesday.
Nelson Mandela’s family released their first statement since his death.
The president thanked her for Mandela's profound influence on the world.
The former president and secretary of State will travel to South Africa, sources say.
Hillary Clinton mourned the loss of Nelson Mandela as “a giant among us” while accepting a human...
Hillary Clinton mourned the loss of Nelson Mandela, “a giant among us,” while accepting a human...
Rick Santorum said Nelson Mandela was willing to pay a huge price to stand up against a “great...
Santorum said Mandela fought a "great injustice;" added O-care is also a great injustice.
OPINION | I propose we mourn the passing of Nelson Mandela with challenges for bold action.
"It always seems impossible until it is done,” Kerry said.
The president said the South African leader set an example “all humanity should aspire to.”