Lawmaker Interviews

December 16, 2015

Conservatives offer amendments to spending bill

The conservative House Freedom Caucus intends to offer several amendments to the $1.1 trillion...
December 14, 2015

Ryan earns high marks weeks into Speakership

Speaker Paul Ryan's (R-Wis.) management style earns glowing reviews from nearly a dozen GOP and...
December 11, 2015

GOP conflicted over Trump plan

Republican lawmakers are conflicted about White House hopeful Donald Trump’s proposal to...
December 2, 2015

GOP lawmakers: Senate must ratify climate pact

In an interview with The Hill, Lee said that while he recognizes climate change is an important...
December 1, 2015

Cruz backers get to work ahead of Iowa

GOP lawmakers supporting Ted Cruz for president are ramping up their efforts as the Iowa caucuses...
November 18, 2015

GOP Rep: Cruz willing to debate Obama overseas

Conservative Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) tells The Hill that Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) would be willing...
November 18, 2015

Lawmakers fear lax vetting process for Syrian refugees

Lawmakers intent on halting President Obama's plan to allow 10,000 Syrian refugees into the U.S....
November 16, 2015

GOP lawmaker: Police should monitor Muslim communities

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said sympathizers of ISIS come from Muslim communities, so it is...
October 21, 2015

Freedom Caucus member skeptical of Ryan

Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-Kan.), a member of the Freedom Caucus, is among the conservatives unconvinced...
October 8, 2015

McCarthy exit sends the GOP scrambling

House Republicans are scrambling to find a Speaker candidate who can unite the conference after Rep...

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