Despite Republican criticism, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said Thursday that he stands behind his “...
Sens. Boxer and Markey want elements of their bill in the competing Udall-Vitter bill.
Companies that hire veterans would get preference in VA contracts.
Lawmakers voice concerns over leadership positions filled with interim chiefs.
Republicans declared that the era of governing by crisis and fiscal cliffs was over.
Randy Berry will promote LGBT rights worldwide.
The grand total: $3.77 billion.
Republicans said the historic policy shift is a bad deal for the U.S.
National Partnership for Women and Families said paid parental leave is the 'right thing to do.'
Obama also called gay marriage a civil right.
Republicans will see a confident Obama deliver State of the Union address.
U.S. commander in Afghanistan says U.S. has two years to build capability of Afghan forces.
The bill was dicussed in committee for the first time Wednesday.
Proponents of the Vitter-Udall bill say, the effort is already gaining traction.
The U.S. imports more than 90 percent of its seafood.
“Good maternity care is essential for the well-being of children," 36 Democrats wrote.
Wayne LaPierre's call for action drew an ovation from conservatives at CPAC.
The University of California president wants public and private schools to be grouped separately.
The bill would give workers the chance to earn up to seven sick days a year.
House bill, before the Rules Committee, would create stricter standards for reporting cost of rules.
The Senate on Tuesday began what is expected to be a weeks-long debate.
GOP donors and party strategists are skeptical Romney can repair his image.
The action ensures federal employees get six weeks of paid parental leave.
A report from Third Way found the TEACH program is not attracting high performers.