One passenger was killed when a train on Metro's Yellow Line filled with smoke last week.
The move raises pressure on Boehner to rally his conference behind the bill.
The Democratic whip said the debate over policy changes would have to wait.
Boehner distances himself from Export-Import Bank.
Obama called congressional leaders to the White House to outline his plan.
Business groups vowed to plow ahead with their efforts to pass a reauthorization of the Export-...
The White House chief of staff promises vigorous action in a closed-door meeting.
Pelosi, Hoyer want proposal reworked to give Dems more power.
House Dems will press GOP leadership to consider a bill providing five more months of retroactive...
Budget experts say no one inside the administration appears to be an automatic pick.
Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) has some kind words for Facebook’s efforts to target small businesses.At a...
President Obama is heading out to Maryland's Eastern Shore on Friday to chat with House Democrats...
Groups are pushing McCarthy to revive the informal, on-the-record "pen and pads."
"The last thing we want to do is to put armed troops on the border," Rep. Sanchez said.
The bank's charter is set to expire before the required time for a petition to ripen.
Clyburn is the latest leader to back an intervention, but many Dems remain cautious.
Hoyer and Feinstein offer support; other Dems raise reservations about Iraq.
The president has come under criticism over the swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
He said Congressional Republicans have been "captured by ideologues."
The sudden shift threatens to take Republicans off a focus on the economy and jobs.
"The bill would pass if he put it on the floor," said Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer.
House Democratic Whip says Republicans prevented serious talks.
He suggested Rep. Frank Pallone, and not Rep. Anna Eshoo, should win ranking position.
House Democrats are launching an effort to force Republicans to move on the minimum wage.