Federal courts would be prohibited from turning away jurors because of their sexual orientation.
State legislators are aiming to nullify regulations and laws from Washington.
A bipartisan group of senators plans to introduce the legislation later today.
The bill would require federal agencies to estimate economic costs of regulations.
Rep. Rosa DeLauro hailed the provision, calling China's food safety record "atrocious."
The bill elminates a loophole that allowed war criminals to collect Social Security.
The legislation follows revelations that war criminals remain on the public dole.
The administration issued rules Friday aiming to reduce sexual assault on college campuses.
Rep. Honda's bill would apply gun regulations, background checks to homemade firearms.
The idea that agencies should look at distributional impacts of their regulations is not new.
House appropriators approved legislation that would block a host of EPA regulations.
The Interior Department spending bill would block funding for a rule to restrict imports and trade.
Sens. Cornyn and Whitehouse say the law will reduce the federal prison population.
The House on Thursday passed a bill requiring federal agencies to measure the costs of regulations...
Republicans plan to employ a seldom-used law to fight Obama's regulations.
Last week's bills inched this Congress just ahead of its predecessor.
The bill directs DHS to establish guidelines for all federal agencies the event that government...
In a letter to Reid and McConnell, a trade group laid out measures to help the industry.
House Majority Leader McCarthy offers preview of next year's agenda.
Republicans are citing their opposition to federal red tape early and often on the trail.
Legislation introduced Wednesday would transfer its responsibility to other agencies.
Rep. Rosa DeLauro says the measure will help combat the nation's obesity epidemic.
The Indiana governor wants lawmakers to block new power plant rules.
The measure would create a new commission tasked with slashing red tape.