The amendment would have defunded inspections of horse slaughter facilities.
The Education Department will penalize schools that don't prepare students to find jobs.
President Obama announced the proposal Tuesday.
Rep. Todd Rokita said he had "god-awful" mashed potatoes at a school in his district.
The move is part of a continued effort to protect LGBT people from discrimination.
An embarrassing series of events has brought scrutiny upon the force.
The FTC has charged four major cancer charities with bilking $187 million from donors.
Senate Republicans are launching an investigation in the Obama administration’s rule-making...
The nation’s prison population is aging at a dramatic pace.
The Obama administration is scrapping regulations under congressional pressure.
DEA chief Michele Leonhart was under fire from Capitol Hill.
Advocates hope a leadership change "will mark the end of the ‘Reefer Madness’ era at the DEA."
The rules are intended to help diversify wealthier neighborhoods.
The administration scaled back changes to the requirements for being recognized as a tribe.
House appropriators advanced the $153 billion bill after a nearly seven-hour markup.
Julián Castro defends push for affordable housing in affluent neighborhoods.
Even federal employees who live where the drug is legal are banned from its use.
The ATF is “undercut by political limitations," a Center for American Progress report says.
Obama issued 184 major rules targeted at the private sector in his six years in office.
The immigration move tops a list of the president's most influential executive actions.
Loretta Lynch on Monday was sworn in as the nation's chief law enforcement officer.
Rep. Steve Israel is urging the agency's new leadership to reconsider the proposal.
A photo of Reps. Ken Buck and Trey Gowdy holding an AR-15 raised eyebrows.
Michele Leonhart faces mounting pressure over a sex scandal at her agency.