The Ohio Republican said there will not be a government shutdown.
Lawmakers disagree over the best approach to take.
Hensarling has bucked the business community on a number of issues.
"I anticipate supporting whatever the House sends over," the GOP leader said.
The Senate’s top Democrat signaled some openness to considering legislation that would give...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and a host of left-leaning groups are setting their sights on Wal-...
Home builder confidence rose in November as consumers' outlooks brighten amid more job creation and...
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has traveled more than 930,000 miles while in office.
Todd Harrison is your go-to guy for estimates of how much military operations cost.
HUD Secretary Julian Castro said Monday that overhauling the mortgage finance system remains a top...
Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) says a measure won't go forward this year.
The Senate GOP's top tax writer says dynamic scoring isn't a "panacea."
Japan has by far the worst public finances among the world's major industrialized economies.
The current House Budget chief has long sought the powerful chairmanship.
Two Senate Democrats are urging one of the nation’s top housing regulators to move toward...
Reid says Obama should go "as big as he can" with executive action.
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) says the new Congress should "start over" on the issue.
Speaker John Boehner vows an online sales tax bill won't move forward.
Groups representing "the entire U.S. economy" urged action on tax extenders before Congress breaks...
Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) are leaning on the White House to...
No firm plans yet on how to proceed with legislation.
The Child Care & Development Block Grant hadn’t been reauthorized since 1996.
Reid said he hopes GOP leaders can stand up to “Tea Party radicals."
The Federal Housing Administration’s balance sheet is back in positive territory.