The amendment creates a reserve fund to improve diplomatic security overseas.
Officials say using wartime funds to boost defense spending is far from ideal.
The bill would block aid to countries that allow detainees to return to the fight.
Two bases there will stay open past 2015, Reuters reports.
The amendment bumps up the Pentagon’s war funding account to $96 billion next year.
House Veterans’ Affairs Committee chairman Jeff Miller (R-Fla.) wants the VA to fire two senior...
Obama said if he could go back, "I would have closed Guantanamo on the first day."
McCain earlier this week described the plan as a "gimmick."
"It doesn't permit us to carry out the strategy as planned," Defense Secretary Ash Carter said.
Rep. Kevin McCarthy said it's time for Obama to stop "blaming other people."
Carter said he supported the president's promise to veto a budget with sequestration.
Syria's state-run news agency says the Syrian military shot down the U.S. drone.
The letter reminds Obama that only Congress can grant permanent sanctions relief.
“We’re still working on it," Budget Chairman Tom Price (R-Ga.) told reporters.
The launch comes on the 12th anniversary of the Iraq War.
The hollowing out of our military will not be reversed by a one-shot infusion of cash.
Armed Services members say they are getting assurances from their Budget chairman.
The Pentagon called it a "significant blow" to al Shabaab, al Qaeda's Somali affiliate.
The senator intends to propose an amendment giving the Pentagon $90 billion.
The lawmakers say they are satisfied with the GOP budget plan.
The Arkansas Republican said terror groups are "running wild all over the world."
The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said the arrest of an Air Force veteran for...
"I hope we're going to have a successful markup next week," Corker said.
The U.S. Army’s top commander in Europe is cautioning against providing weapons to Ukraine’s...