The former UN ambassador said Tehran will not "negotiate away" its nuclear program.
The VA is investigating delays and huge cost overruns at a facility near Denver.
Jen Psaki said Obama was "familiar" with the desertion accusations before making the deal.
The charges reignite the debate over whether Obama paid too high a price for his release.
Houthi rebels captured a key air base once used by U.S. special forces.
The new statement makes clear that the pressure is on Congress.
The two amendments passed by voice votes.
Sen. Mark Warner wants the Pentagon to assure the safety of 100 U.S. service members.
A bipartisan team of senators introduced a bill Tuesday aimed at breaking the decades-long standoff...
The U.S. will "maintain its current posture of 9,800 troops through the end of 2015."
The Surveillance State Repeal Act would overhaul spying laws like no other NSA reform effort.
“I don’t like it,” said Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.). “I like what we had last week."
McCain hammered the Pentagon for wasteful spending in a Thursday speech.
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter will rebut the GOP in a speech Thursday.
The bill will be incorporated into the National Defense Authorization Act.
Ashraf Ghani thanked the U.S. public and military in an address to Congress.
The move could bring the U.S. closer to cooperation with Iran.
Rubio said he wants to use projected defense budget numbers from fiscal year 2012.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) says he is willing to introduce a resolution that would gives...
"We cannot afford to see Afghanistan spiral back into lawlessness," said Rep. Schiff.
"We're voting the budget that fully funds defense," Rep. Mike Turner said.
The VETS Act would exclude federal discharged loans from gross income for tax purposes.
More veterans will have access to outside care, following congressional scrutiny.
"That money isn't close to being real," the Senate minority leader said.