Rep. Michael McCaul appealed to the administration to send reinforcements to the border.
A top agency official will signal wiggle room in the contentious regulation
But the Labor Department says the expense will be outweighed by economic benefits.
A rule expanding the sphere of eligible workers would not be finalized until 2015, at the earliest.
The FBI will be basing its database on mug shots, James Comey said.
"President Obama essentially created this problem," Sen. John Cornyn said.
The agency is for the first time urging pregnant women to eat more seafood.
Obama ordered the action plan following last year’s deadly explosion in Texas.
The Labor secretary said he is using "every tool" to combat wage inequality.
Industry leaders say President Obama's emissions rule would be disastrous for the economy.
The Obama administration has taken "likely unconstitutional" steps, he said.
House Republicans face opposition in their bid to roll back standards.
The president has asked federal agencies to develop a plan for protecting pollinators.
The measure would create a new commission tasked with slashing red tape.
The moves come as Obama makes his first trip to Native American country as president.
Homeland Security chief says children flooding the U.S. are not eligible for deferred action.
The banned activities include pickets, speeches, marches, vigils and religious services.
The California senator is pressing for "humane treatment" at short-term detention facilities.
The generations-old debate over capital punishment has shifted to Washington.
The payday lending industry says legitimate businesses are being targeted by the operation.
The panel was disbanded after the 9/11 attacks led the U.S. to focus its attention overseas.
The rules require a “prominent” label warning the beds aren't for people under 18.
Jeh Johnson says steps under consideration are "no substitute" for congressional action.
The EPA rule could cost 224,000 jobs a year through 2030, the business lobby warns.