The new package would drop some previously proposed offsets derided by Republicans.
Cities can solve their own negative equity and foreclosure crises.
Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) will unveil later this week.
The measure to streamline jobs programs passed the House 415-6 and the Senate 95-3.
Lerner also wondered whether the agency kept internal instant messages.
Sen. Mike Johanns (R-Neb.) said Wednesday he is co-sponsoring legislation to reauthorize the Export...
Officials expect to make a final $15 billion of bond purchases that month.
"Looking forward to the committee marking it up next week," said Boehner.
Sens. Barbara Boxer and Tom Carper want Congress to tackle long-term infrastructure funding.
Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) has proposals seeking Lois Lerner's emails from Treasury and the...
While lawmakers are scrambling to find a way to replenish the Department of Transportation’s...
Bank reauthorization has become a litmus test for many groups on the right.
Recent SEC staff guidance fails to get to the heart of the proxy advisory issue.
Democrats are rallying around “shutdown” as a new favorite buzzword.
The legislation, obtained by The Hill, would increase the bank's credit exposure limit.
Under sequestration, the Pentagon faces $500 billion in cuts over the next decade.
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) said Wednesday that colleagues who don’t see the economic benefits of...
Republicans would be "blamed for perpetuating the problem," Graham warned.
Congressional trade leaders urged top Obama administration officials to make more substantial...
The Senate voted 71-26 for his nomination as secretary of Housing and Urban Development.
Two Senate Democrats said Wednesday that the Obama administration’s ambitious trade agenda is in...
The Speaker said a "really solid bill" would help pay for the shortfall through early 2015.
There is a disconnect between global financial market prices and economic and political...
The measure would extend current funding levels until May 31, 2015.