Leaders of the House Foreign Affairs Committee offered the bill in light of the Sony Pictures hack.
Bill would let the U.S. hit the debt limit while avoiding a damaging default.
Gallup says the index measures spending, hiring, credit, revenue and cash flow.
New Hampshire Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D) and Kelly Ayotte (R) this week voiced their opposition to a...
The powerful shipbuilding lobby continues to block reform.
A new inspector general's report on the IRS is the latest to raise the ire of the GOP.
“We are unable to get on this bill to amend it," Sen. Jim Risch said.
The U.S. Conference of Mayors said states and localities rely on DHS funding.
Congressional Democrats criticized a decision by the Securities and Exchange Commission to give an...
His budget assumes that social spending is too low.
The Fed is lashing out at Sen. Paul's plan to give Congress more oversight.
A top Republican said Wednesday that he expects Congress to pass trade promotion authority (TPA)...
Nearly 70 percent of Americans object to the idea, according to the survey.
Eight Senate Republicans implied that governors and mayors weren't consulted.
The Postal Service saw its revenue spike with "double-digit growth in packages."
While the jobless rate ticked up, the overall report was positive.
Business groups say they all should be included in a tax reform plan.
The Postal Service lowered mail delivery standards earlier this year.
McCarthy and Hoyer sparred over who is to blame for the DHS funding standoff.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) are demanding details from the...
McConnell says funding for Homeland Security will be resolved "in the next few weeks."
Some Republicans say John Koskinen has lost his chance to win them over.
Although he suggested otherwise in the State of the Union when proposing his top rate.
The seven incentives passed on a party-line vote, despite widespread support for the policies.