The House passed legislation Tuesday to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission...
The push follows major security lapses at U.S. airports.
Lawmakers approved a number of pot-friendly measures Wednesday in a government spending bill.
The ATF would be prohibited from using government funds to ban certain ammo.
Pot advocates are expecting at least half a dozen pot and hemp measures to come up this week.
The little plastic beads are polluting the Great Lakes.
The presidential candidate said he'll have more to say "within the coming months."
A couple of educational reform bills will hit the Senate on Thursday.
New legislation in Congress would expand prohibitions against racial profiling.
One bill would require congressional approval for any major new rules.
Dealers are now required to report the race and ethnicity of gun buyers.
Gun owners would receive up to $2,000 in tax breaks for voluntarily turning in guns.
Police departments would be required to provide federal authorities with information about guns...
A bill to fund the Justice Department is the latest front in the battle over gun control.
The wide-ranging bill includes policy restrictions on Cuba, immigration and marijuana.
Gun dealers would be required to install smart gun technology that fires only if it recognizes the...
Rep. Duckworth wants all major U.S. airports to offer private spaces for lactating mothers.
Opponents of the legislation say it will make it harder for victims to access compensation.
The regulatory process was supposed to be an efficient way to make policy. What happened?
Banks nationwide are currently prohibited from working with marijuana dealers.
House Democrats are vowing to fight any gun proposals in appropriations legislation.
Children would have access to medical marijuana under new legislation introduced Tuesday.
A more comprehensive civil rights bill will be introduced later this spring.
New GOP legislation is once again pitting the conservative gun lobby against the deep blue District.