Wednesday's votes follow work to bridge the gap between fiscal and security hawks.
Tea Party members say attack ads from American Action Network are akin to "cannibalism."
This is the time to worry about the world of Capitol Hill and its various political feeder networks.
A letter from Senate Republicans to Iran’s leadership has forced the GOP to play defense.
Republicans declared that the era of governing by crisis and fiscal cliffs was over.
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Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is back in a familiar spot: between a rock and a hard place.
The likely 2016 presidential candidate has been reaching across the aisle.
La. gov says new majority isn't keeping promises, change needed from outside D.C.
Obama's brand of "middle-class economics" hasn't worked.
He stresses blue-collar values and years on Armed Services Committee in radio interview.
Winning over the national GOP and even South Carolina detractors could be a tough task.
They argue there is no purpose in proposing solutions that Obama will never support.
Sanders' provision is a reaction to the Senate GOP budget's hike in defense spending.
OPINION | Dissenters have now agreed publicly that the letter was a dumb idea.
OPINION | It’s clear Republicans can’t govern.
OPINION | Everybody knows that shutting down the DHS would be a disaster for U.S.
Anti-government sentiments threaten the very fabric of the American social compact.
OPINION | Republicans must look for a candidate who brings an electoral vote edge.
Despite all the talk, Congress is no closer to solving the DHS funding conundrum.
GOP plans to force Senate to repeatedly vote on reversing Obama's actions.
Paul, who grew up in Texas, is well aware that its primary is rich in delegates.
But Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is right behind the Wisconsin governor.
"Marco doesn't bring that much more experience than Obama did," says Rep. David Jolly.