Rep. Rosa DeLauro hailed the provision, calling China's food safety record "atrocious."
Her power is on the rise, thrilling supporters in the Democratic Party.
Here's a look at some of the key riders in the bill.
"There is enough evidence of criminal conduct there," the senator said.
Here’s a partial list of some of the 50-plus tax breaks Congress is passing.
Sen. Ted Cruz blasted the “cromnibus,” saying it was full of presents for lobbyists.
Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) sparred over the funding bill.
House Democrats will continue pushing for a long-term reauthorization of a program that helps...
Negotiators on Friday failed to reach a final agreement on a global deal that would sharply reduce...
The self-proclaimed socialist and potential 2016 candidate will be ranking member.
The measure "is what is produced when you have a divided government," he says.
The wealth gap has widened along racial and ethnic lines during the economic recovery, a newly...
Most of the money has been spent under President Obama, according to a new report.
The Senate passed a bill to impose sanctions on Russian officials involved in the invasion of...
74 senators voted against Sen. Ted Cruz's (R-Texas) point of order.
Sens. Ted Cruz and Mike Lee's moves to thwart votes reinvigorated risk of another shutdown.
Rep. Tom Price has big shoes to fill as chairman of the House Budget Committee.
The senator demanded an amendment vote on the government funding bill, despite it risking a...
Rep. John Delaney's measure would fund infrastructure improvements.
The congressional merry-go-round of committee changes continued on Friday with Senate Democrats...
The House on Friday passed a five-day measure keeping the government funded.
Sen. Murray will jump into top slot on Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions panel.
Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) on Friday said it would be “wise” to pursue the Boehner Rule.
Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) has introduced legislation to eliminate a tax on small "choose and...