Sen. Joe Manchin opted to propose the measure as a separate amendment.
A group of House lawmakers on Wednesday urged President Obama to reject any Asia-Pacific trade deal...
President Obama pushed lawmakers on Wednesday to finish working on a bill to extend federal...
The Fed remains on pace to wrap up its stimulus efforts in October.
The House Budget chairman didn't rule out reauthorization, though.
Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wis.) suggested that the House stay and pass its regular appropriations bills...
Rep. Rosa DeLauro says the measure will help combat the nation's obesity epidemic.
Transportation advocates are rallying behind a temporary highway funding extension that was...
The nation’s economy grew at a 4 percent annual pace in the April-June quarter.
Republicans also say agency should no longer judge political activity of tax-exempt groups.
Bill Hughes will lead the new policy team of Rep. Steve Scalise.
The Senate Finance chairman said extending transit funding this week is "non-negotiable."
Ex-IRS official Lois Lerner is no fan of talk radio listerners.
Senate Democrats said Wednesday that their amended version of a bill to save federal transportation...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren called on Congress to stop corporate “freeloaders.”
Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwomen Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) said she wouldn’t support an...
The Senate highway bill has a "critical error," according to Speaker Boehner's office.
The Senate voted 63-33 to move forward with $2.7 billion in emergency funding.
U.S. companies can deduct from their corporate taxes for moving facilities overseas.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) urged Republicans to support a bill that would end tax...
Private-sector employers added 218,000 jobs in July.
The legislation is up in the air with only three days left to act before the August recess.
Financial Services Chairman Hensarling said Obama made the "right decision."
Feds say predatory credit firms lured service members into shady deals.