Religious organizations want votes on the First Amendment Defense Act.
The nation's capital would be renamed "New Columbia" and be the 51st state under the bill.
The NRA slammed a Democratic bill as an attack on the Constitution.
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.
The regulatory reform measure would encourage federal agencies to do away with costly regulations...
The move comes after an agreement by EU foreign ministers to prolong sanctions imposed on Russia.
Rep. Ted Lieu (Calif.) called the program a "ridiculous waste" of resources.
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.