Oxfam America has threatened to sue if the SEC does not "swiftly enact a new rule."
Sen. Orrin Hatch is the first top Republican to express support for the idea.
The legislation approved in a 93-4 vote would extend the program for seven years.
A new bill would restrict interest rates to no more than 36 percent.
Comedian Jon Stewart weighed in on the fight over federal transportation funding in Congress,...
President Obama is planning to visit a heavily traveled Delaware interstate bridge that has been...
Sixty-four percent of voters, including those with stocks, believe the stock market is rigged for...
A Justice official says his agency is probing ex-IRS official Lois Lerner’s missing emails.
Did the House vote signal smooth seas for the transportation trust fund?
Liberal Democrats are pushing back against the provision.
The measure would prohibit funding to enforce D.C.'s handgun ban and other laws.
Rep. Paul Gosar said the awards are "ludicrous" and "a slap in the face."
Lawmakers on Thursday urged OMB to consider the budget on a two-year basis instead of annually.
Incoming House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said Thursday that the House may consider...
It's the latest salvo in a fight over extending the breaks.
The deputy attorney general insisted no decision on criminal charges has yet been made.
The Obama administration has consistently opposed the House's efforts to permanently restore...
American corporations have found a new tax-planning strategy: voting with their feet.
Putin said the sanctions are driving relations "into a corner."
The new sanctions target two banks and two energy firms in Russia.
The bill funds the Internal Revenue Service, Wall Street enforcement and other programs.
The proposal would keep regulators from modifying state laws on Internet access.
Major newspaper editorial boards are giving harsh reviews to the nearly $11 billion bill.
Rep. Pat Meehan argued that funding for the bowling alley constituted a "want," not a "need."