"I don't think it is funny. I think it's serious," Rep. Anna Eshoo said.
The bill would deal with a $3 billion funding shortfall.
Economists and analysts are increasingly forecasting an increase in October or December, a poll...
The index has been on a downward trajectory since late January.
A pair of Senate Democrats wonder if there's a link between lack of broadband and poor postal...
The International Association of Insurance Supervisorsis is mulling capital requirements.
Firms with over $100M in global gross receipts would have to report their preventive measures.
"There are consequences for misleading Congress," Rep. Jason Chaffetz said.
The House has warned it will not take up the Senate bill.
He accused the administration of putting politics ahead of human rights.
Lawmakers have one week to renew federal road funding.
The controversial move paves the way for the nation’s inclusion in a sweeping trade deal.
Republicans haven't shown an inclination to bring the paid sick leave bill to the floor.
The House is planning to vote on a three-month transportation extension and then leave town.
The chamber is driving ahead with its multiyear proposal, despite House objections.
The move sets the Senate at direct odds with their House counterparts.
Several Republicans and Democrats on the Financial Services panel want a new proposal.
They appeared together at a panel event urging increased funding for federal research.
The State Department action could further complicate President Obama’s trade agenda.
The House is balking at a multi-year Senate highway bill.
Lawmakers are up against a Friday deadline for renewing road funding.
The U.S. has spent $3.21 billion as of July 15, the Pentagon said.
Officials plan to work with lawmakers to get new funding for the next fiscal year.
Corporations should use their cash holdings to pay low-wage employees and boost GDP.