The nation's capital would be renamed "New Columbia" and be the 51st state under the bill.
The late Frank Kameny will be inducted into the agency's Hall of Honor.
The Department of Transporation rules now only apply to pilots of passenger planes.
Regulators will use the standards to assess diversity in recruiting, hiring and promoting employees.
The Supreme Court may be hestitant to label people as homophobic, one expert said.
The bill would fine institutions that skirt their legal responsibilites.
One in six universities limit free speech on campuses to certain out-of-the-way areas, or zones.
Pew Research Center found 58 percent of Americans support U.S. using drone attacks.
DHS has been detaining mothers and children who enter the U.S. illegally.
A new survey shows 88 percent of Americans favor gentically modified food labeling.
Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman's bill would require ammunition to be sold face to face.
Republicans are content to drag their probe of Hillary Clinton well into 2016.
The executive order would force federal contractors to disclose their campaign spending.
The justices say USDA should pay for taking raisins to stabilize the market.
Illegal immigrants held at the facilities reportedly have limited access to heath care.
The resolution declares no "medically valid reason to exclude transgender people from serving."
In an interview with Morning Consult, the Senate Majority Leader said TSCA is on the agenda.
Sen. Mike Lee is planning to introduce legislation to protect religious institutions.
The future looks bleak for future generations of officeholders, and maybe even for democracy.
The sought-after rules would require companies to disclose their political spending.
Lawmakers said DOD needs to update its equal opportunity policies to include sexual orientation.
A look at tomorrow's Federal Register today.
Chris Murphy said Dems are not "wildly optimistic" that McConnell will schedule a vote.
Lawmakers say billions of taxpayer dollars are being wasted due to poor management practices.