December 18, 2014

Boehner dings Obama in holiday poem

“Reform is needed ... in Capitol Hill. But not by executive order, but instead by a bill.”
December 18, 2014

Winners and losers of the lame-duck

The post-election scramble tested members of both parties.
December 15, 2014

King: Sydney calls for 'heavy surveillance'

The N.Y. Republican says those with "Islamist leanings" should be closely monitored.
December 15, 2014

Bill would require data on police killings

Rep. Steve Cohen's (D-Tenn.) bill would require DOJ stats on "excessive force" cases.
December 12, 2014

Waters gushes about Warren

Liberal Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who is seen as possible presidential contender in 2016, has a...
December 12, 2014

Bachmann: 'Cromnibus' was 'most consequential vote' of my career

Bachmann said the funding bill was jammed down lawmakers' throats.
December 12, 2014

House Dem's 'gaffe of the year'

Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.) says NFL players Eli and Peyton Manning “don’t do sexual assault against...
December 11, 2014

Funding bill struggles for votes as government shutdown nears

Democrats demand that language changing the Wall Street reform bill be stripped from package.
December 11, 2014

Pelosi to vote against spending bill, says Dems are being 'blackmailed'

"It will not have my support," Pelosi said.
December 10, 2014

House moves toward passing $1.1T funding bill

The $1.1 trillion bill looks like it will have the votes to pass the House on Thursday.