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July 27, 2014

Dem: GOP trying to 'squeeze' Obama

A California Democrat said that Republicans probably won't address the border crisis until October...
July 26, 2014

Lawmaker: Terrorism 'chatter is up'

A key Democratic lawmaker tells The Hill that U.S. officials have recently detected an uptick in...
July 25, 2014

Koch group hits Braley for missing VA hearings

A conservative group is attacking Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Iowa) for his poor attendance of the...
July 25, 2014

House GOP moving toward vote on slimmed-down border bill

"I believe that we will act,” said House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions.
July 25, 2014

White House taking impeachment seriously

"I would not discount that possibility,” said a senior Obama adviser.
July 25, 2014

Majority oppose impeaching Obama

Nearly two-thirds said they are against impeachment; 35 percent said they support it.
July 25, 2014

1:45 on Thursday? Must be time for Senate to head home

Early end to the week gives lawmakers a chance to get home in an election year.
July 24, 2014

Dem super-PAC launches ad for Minn. congressman

The House Majority PAC and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME...
July 24, 2014

Israel flight ban 'prudent,' Obama says

The president defended the FAA's action, saying the agency moved to ensure safety.
July 24, 2014

Obama hits ‘corporate deserters’

The president said corporations are taking advantage of a loophole to dodge taxes.